Lexington (Ky.).

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This project consists of interviews concerning the Gender and Women's Studies program at UK. Interviewees talk about the challenge of developing the GWS program with limited resources, their goals, and professionalizing and increasing the credibility of the program. Also discussed are...

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This series concerns the history of medicine in Fayette County in the twentieth century. Physicians discuss their personal and family histories, the University of Kentucky in the 1920s, Good Samaritan Hospital and other hospitals in Lexington during the 1920s and 1930s, internships in the 1930s...

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These interviews document a legal controversy in Lexington concerning feminist issues during the 1970s. The complete collection record can be accessed on SPOKEdb, the Nunn Center's online collection catalog: <a href="...

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This project focuses on the social role of Lexington's Temple Adath Israel in the life of its members. Interviewees discuss their family histories, the Jewish population in Shelbyville, the history of Temple Adath Israel, Jewish women and work, leaders in the Jewish community, Science Hill...

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The University of Kentucky Medical Center was founded in 1956 during the second governorship of A. B. "Happy" Chandler (1955--1959). Physicians and others associated with the center discuss the planning and establishment of the facility; the selection of a director, department heads,...

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The complete collection record can be accessed on SPOKEdb, the Nunn Center's online collection catalog: <a href="...

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This collection explores the history of women in Kentucky throughout the 1900s. Interviewees discuss many issues, such as the various social roles of women, women's rights, family life and history, and racial and gender discrimination. This project also focuses specifically on women at UK...

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Otis Arnold Singletary, born in Gulfport, Mississippi, in 1921, received a B.A. degree from Millsaps College in 1947 and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Louisiana State University in 1954. He served in the United States Navy during both World War II and the Korean War. Singletary taught at the University...

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This project documents issues confronting women administrators at the University of Kentucky. The complete collection record can be accessed on SPOKEdb, the Nunn Center's online collection catalog: <a href="...

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This project focuses on the history of the Lansdowne area in Lexington, Kentucky. Long-time residents of the Lansdowne neighborhood discuss their personal history, particularly what brought them to the city of Lexington. They also recount their perceptions of the neighborhood as it developed and...

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