Interview with Gene Allen

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Identifier

1979 OH 458

Date

10/16/1979

Description

In this interview, Gene Allen, a Morgan County native, discusses his family, education, military service, and public service career, which consisted of terms as both a County Judge and County Judge Executive. Other interview topics cover the Judicial Referendum, why he entered into politics, and needs of county, which include, among other things, a need for industry and improved road systems and funding. Allen also comments on election campaigns, county recreation, the Red River Dam, the pains of state regulations, AD Districts, and, the importance of Revenue Sharing monies.

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Title

Interview with Gene Allen

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Interviewer

Berge, William H. and Robinson, Norma

Interviewee

Allen, Gene

Location

West Liberty, KY

Duration

:29:26

Restrictions

no

XML

1979oh458-allen.xml

Funding Source

Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission

Citation

“Interview with Gene Allen,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 19, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/1341.

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