Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Barbara White

Date of Interview: 

Sat, 12/08/2012

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Subjects: 

black, African-American, Frankfort Colored Branch Library, race, Segregation, youth, child, childhood, Employment, Addie Collins, Anna Wolfe

Call Number: 

2015OH04.29

27 minutes. Mrs. Barbara Louise Fields White describes her life growing up in Frankfort and her education at Mayo Underwood High School. She discussed her career in state government as the first African American State Registrar in Vital Statistics. She shares her memories as a patron and volunteer reference librarian in the Mero Street Library.

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