Interview with L.G. Hammons

  • Identifier1979 OH 152
  • Date3/12/1979
  • InterviewerSmith, David
  • IntervieweeHammons, L.G.
  • DescriptionIn this interview, L. G. Hammons discusses his reasons for getting involved in politics, his first term as Sheriff, and the corresponding election campaigns he ran. Other topics include his opposition to the Judicial Referendum, and a discussion over the various problems he faced as judge, which include, but are not limited to, poor roads, inadequate funding, and a need for ambulance service development.
  • LocationGarrad Co., KY
  • Duration:55:57
  • Restrictionsyes
  • 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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