Interview with Terrill Flanagan

  • Identifier1979 OH 183
  • Date4/14/1979
  • InterviewerHay, Charles
  • IntervieweeFlanagan, Terrill
  • DescriptionThis interview details Terrill Flanagan's education, military service, and role in the Russell County Democratic Party. He was the first Democrat to be elected as Judge Executive since the Judicial Referendum. Topics include his reasons for entering politics, his corresponding election campaign, and former judges. Flanagan also comments on the fire that destroyed the Russell County Courthouse, welfare programs, federal revenue sharing, and a newly constructed hospital.
  • LocationJamestown, KY
  • Duration:56:21
  • 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


“Interview with Terrill Flanagan,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 23, 2024,