Interview with Hershel Brown

  • Identifier1979 OH 150
  • Date3/8/1979
  • InterviewerSmith, David
  • IntervieweeBrown,
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Hershel Brown details his upbringing in a political family, and his reasons for running for County Judge in 1949, which he, in fact, did not enjoy. Brown also discusses his election campaign, his calls for "clean elections", Governor Louie B. Nunn, and the changes he would make to the County Judge's position if given the opportunity.
  • LocationLiberty, KY
  • Duration:32:30
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceProject Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


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