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109 minutes. Mr. Taylor discusses his family background & childhood in Harrodsburg, Ky. He provides a detailed summary of teachers and classroom placement at West Side High School (a Rosenwald School) in the late 1930s and 1940s. African American businesses in Harrodsburg are discussed...

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Student oral history project titled “The Effects of Logan County School Consolidations on the Students of Lewisburg and the Community” in which Heather-Kristen Brooks conducts research on the centralization of five county schools in 1983. Brooks’ two informants touch on issues of race,...

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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...

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Kash talks about family history; Frenchburg School, dormitories, farm; Menifee County School System; Jane Cook Hospital history. Other topics include transportation in Menifee County and jobs (school superintendent, Department of Education, hospital administrator).

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Life history; life-style. Topics include home life on a farm in Menifee County; housework such as cooking; school life; area doctors and church life.

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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...

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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...

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61 minutes. Mrs. C. Nelson remembers the town of Stephensport, it's businesses, schools, fire (about 1925), African-Americans that lived in the area. She recalls the embezzlement of funds from the Two States Bank, bank stockholders and mentions the Union Star community, businesses and...

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57 minutes. Mrs. Beard talks about the Eskridge and Kincheloe family histories: reads excerpts from her grandmother's diary about the U. S. Civil War battle at Hardinsburg, Kentucky (October 1864): tells of teaching in the Breckinridge County High School.

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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...

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