Interview with Grace Champion

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Identifier

1987 OH 090

Date

5/22/1987

Description

The following is an unrehearsed taped interview with Grace Champion, who for many years was a teacher in Louisville and Jefferson County. She also is an Alumnus of Eastern Kentucky University. This interview was taped in conjunction with the Alumni Project for Eastern Kentucky University.

Rights

Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.

Title

Interview with Grace Champion

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Ellis, William E.

Interviewee

Champion, Grace

Location

Louisville, KY

Duration

1:03:58

Time Summary

00:00 - 01:00 Introduction.
01:00 - 02:00 Grace Champion born March 10, 1913, Anderson County, Kentucky.
02:00 - 04:00 Discussed educational background.
04:00 - 10:00 Started college 1930.
10:00 - 14:00 Continued discussing college days and friends.
14:00 - 20:00 Reminiscences of going to EKU.
20:00 - 22:00 Talks about her students over the years.
22:00 - 29:00 Discusses teachers at EKU.
29:00 - 31:00 Discussed working for Mrs. Case.
31:00 - 34:00 Discussed working in cafeteria while at EKU.
34:00 - 36:00 Mentions Dr. Keith.
36:00- 38:00 Discussed 1937 flood.
38:00 - 40:00 Discussed Pearl Harbor.
40:00 - 45:00 Talked about schools she attended.
45:00 - 50:00 Continued discussing years in school.
50:00 - 55:00 Discussed faculty at EKU.
55:00 - 60:00 Mrs. Champion was supervisor for approximately thirty-five years.

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Citation

“Interview with Grace Champion,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 23, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/101.

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