Browse Interviews (138 total)

Postmistress tells of life and work at Perry Park on the Kentucky River for nearly forty five years.

Ellis discusses work as a marine architect.

Preston shares recollections of family's experiences on the Kentucky River.

Attorney shares memories of farming on the Kentucky River bottoms as a child.

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Retired farmer and former logger discusses life and rafting on the Kentucky River.

Imel tells of life near the Kentucky River near the community of Perry Park.

Retired farmer tells of working on the Kentucky River.

Retired military man speaks of childhood adventures on the Kentucky River.

Retired Farmer and World War II Veteran discusses season of life on the Kentucky River.

Farmer from Estill County discusses memories of the Kentucky River.

Retired boat dock operator and World War II Veteran recalls earliest recollections of the Kentucky River.

Attorney speaks of locks and government control on the Kentucky River.

Carolyn Floyd discusses her farming experiences, as well as her years of living and raising her children on the Kentucky River, Madison County, Kentucky. She also recalls many stories about Cassius Clay, her step-great grandfather, and Brutus Clay. In general, Floyd's interview covers a variety of topics from farming and national politics, to theā€¦

Hardin discusses working on the Kentucky River for the Corps of Engineers since 1926.

Douthitt tells of fishing and trapping on the Kentucky River.

Gibson speaks of spending thirty years on the Kentucky River as a commercial fisherman.

Stevens tells of early years of his life spent in Estill County at the Mawbray & Robinson Sawmill where his father worked.

Finney speaks of several years of work on the Kentucky River.

Howard discusses owning and operating ferry at Valley View which he has leased out since 1963.

Retired Power House worker describes work life on the Kentucky and Dix Power Houses.

Young recalls memories of being a lockmaster on the Kentucky River.

Hopper speaks of eight years of work with the Corps of Engineers.

Miller talks of memories on the Kentucky River and how they impacted her life.

Lockmaster discusses locks and maintenance of locks on the Kentucky River.

Combs reminiscences about rafting on Troublesome Creek and the Northfolk of the Kentucky River.

Land discusses life on the Kentucky River and his family's connection with ferries on the River.

Smith speaks of civil engineer work for the Park Service Commission on High Bridge.

Retired teacher recalls life on the Kentucky River.

Elder shares some memorable experiences on the Kentucky River.

EKU Alumni and agriculture consultant discuss the Kentucky River and how it impacted their lives in the Booneville-Beattyville area.

Boat dock operator talks about the Kentucky River and his personal experiences in the area.

McKinney discusses his personal work as well as the work of his family on the Kentucky River.

Ashcraft discusses growing up on the Kentucky River and working for the Corps of Engineers.

Retired distillery employee recalls memories of experiences on the Kentucky River.

Robinson discusses rafting on the Kentucky River.

Retired worker describes work life on the Kentucky River.

Byrd speaks of working for several years on the Kentucky River.

Dawson tells of life growing up in Gratz, Kentucky near the Kentucky River.

Retired Worker for Frankfort City Water Works recalls fond memories of experiences he had on the Kentucky River.

Sweat tells of family history in slavery and the Kentucky River.

Marcum tells of work on the Kentucky River.

Geologist with the Federal government shares information on work with Kentucky minerals.

Kentucky River enthusiast speaks of history of the Kentucky River.

Tindall talks about the Kentucky River and the people he encountered.

Moore discusses growing up in the Oregon area on the Kentucky River.
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