Identifier:1987 OH 021
Description:This is an unrehearsed taped interview with Christine Coppage Heck, Alumna and 1932 graduate of Eastern Kentucky University. This interview was conducted in conjunction with the Alumni Project of Eastern Kentucky University.
Rights:Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
Interviewer:Ellis, William E.
Time Summary:00:00 - 01:20 Introduction.
01:20 - 02:50 Christine Coppage Heck a 1932 graduate of EKU was born July 20, 1908 in Marion County, Kentucky. Mrs. Heck taught school in Marion County for fifteen years.
02:50 - 07:00 Discussed educational background. Income was $77.77 per month when first starting to teach.
07:00 - 09:50 Discussed Depression years.
09:50 - 12:00 Mentions health problems.
12:00 - 15:20 Talks about brother getting citation from President Truman during WWII.
15:20 - 17:00 Discussed going to Eastern. Lived at Burnam Hall on campus.
17:00 - 21:00 Discussed faculty while at Eastern. Remembered Dr. Keith with great respect.
21:00 - 24:00 Continued reminiscencing about faculty.
24:00 - 26:00 Discussed classmates.
26:00 - 33:00 Discussed entertainment on campus.