Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Donna Graves

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Mon, 11/11/2013





foodways, agriculture, education, religion, African American community, African American schools, African American education, black history

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77 minutes. Graves discusses growing up on a farm and milking cows and describes the Graves Homeplace was a white, wood frame home that is now covered with grey siding. She talks about the schools she attended, including graduating from Lindsey Wilson College and Western Kentucky University. Her parents, Lucille Williams Graves and Willis Ceisler Graves, were members of the NAACP. She was born in 1958 in Adair county

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