Interview with Carl Meece

  • Identifier: 1979 OH 151
  • Date: 3/9/1979
  • Interviewer: Smith, David
  • Interviewee: Meece, Carl
  • Description: In this interview, Carl Meece comments on his family background, his decision to enter politics, and the tragic killing of his mother by a drunk driver. Meece also comments extensively on his election to sheriff, his corresponding job duties, tax collection trends, his campaign for Judge Executive, revenue sharing and a reasoned dissatisfaction with state government.
  • Location: Casey County, KY
  • Duration: :48:39
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: no
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Carl Meece,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 17, 2022,