Childhood

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Lexington First Presbyterian Church was founded in 1784, and is currently located on Market Street in Lexington, KY. This project focuses on former pastors of the church. Discussed are their childhoods, education, and families. Interviewees also talk about what prompted them to go into ministry...

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In this collection of interviews, interviewees discuss growing up in a segregated Louisville, the nature and extent of this segregation, the nature and palpability of race-based discrimination in Louisville juxtaposed against the more intense discrimination experienced in the Deep South, and...

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This project documents the history of the Cundiff and Carigan families. Interviewees discuss life in different parts of Kentucky during the early 20th century, particularly in Dunnville, Liberty, and Hardinsburg. Topics include family, community, farming, hired help, gender roles, education,...

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Interview conducted by Scott Belcher with Bill Thompson about growing up in rural Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

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Interview conducted by Scott Belcher with Bill Thompson in which he discusses growing up in rural Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

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Interview conducted by Scott Belcher with Bill Thompson about his life growing up in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

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This collection consists almost exclusively of interviews with Kentuckians conducted between 1967 and 2005 by students in American and Kentucky history classes at Western Kentucky University (WKU). The interviewees are chiefly family members or personal acquaintances. Subjects discussed in the...

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