Identifier:1987 OH 022
Description:This is an unrehearsed taped interview with Sally Marcum, Alumna of Eastern Kentucky University. Mrs. Marcum grew up in Madison County, also taught fifth grade for twenty-six years.
Rights:Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
Time Summary:00:00 - 01:40 Introduction.
01:40 - 03:50 Sally Hollen Marcum born 1920 in Richmond, Kentucky.
03:50 - 07:30 Discussed educational background also growing up years in Madison County.
07:30 - 11:00 Worked in Library under Mary Floyd for 25 cents an hour first year at Eastern.
11:00 - 14:30 Mentions Charles Keith with great respect.
14:30 - 18:00 Discusses faculty while at Eastern.
18:00 - 23:00 Continued discussing faculty. Worked for Dr. Donovan's wife.
23:00 - 28:00 Discussed family.
28:00 - 31:00 Talks of teaching experiences.
31:00 - 36:00 Talked about moving to Whitehall School.
36:00 - 41:00 Discussed classmates at Eastern.
41:00 - 45:00 Talked about changes in buildings and campus.
45:00 - 48:00 Discussed working on Masters degree.
48:00 - 52:00 Discussed Black students.
52:00 - 55:00 Taught fifth grade twenty-six years.
55:00 - 60:00 Behavior problems were discussed.
60:00 - 63:00 Continued discussing behavior problems and ways of dealing with them.