Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Constance Ellison

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Tue, 03/23/1999

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1999OH01.12

Constance Ellison tells of coming to teach in Benham, Kentucky after graduating from Talladega College. She describes the school environment under segregation and as the schools integrated and consolidated. She talks about Benham as a mining company town and about strikes there and in Lynch. Transcript available.

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