Bars

(Collection)

This collection began with the Kentucky Oral History Commission's effort to establish oral history programs in each of the state's 120 counties. County libraries worked with local volunteers to collect interviews. Since 1987, county oral histories have been generated primarily by...

(Collection)

This project examines life along the Kentucky - Virginia border in the 1930s. In particular, the interviews focus on the life of Guy Roberts of Pound, Virginia. This includes his experiences in Letcher and Harlan counties, coal mining, bootlegging and moonshining, and his cross country trip to...

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