Interview With Austin Wenz

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Identifier

1980 OH 027

Date

11/27/1979

Description

In this interview, Austin Wenz, a Mason County native, details his family history, education, the reasons he entered into politics and the offices he has held. Interview topics include conversations over the predominantly farming population of Mason County, the Judicial Referendum and a comparison of the old and new systems, the positive roads, bridges, and sewage changes under his tenure, and his future plans to build a new bridge over the Ohio River. He also comments on the county school system, Fiscal Court, contemporary judges that he knows, and the conflicts of being both a judge and farmer.

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Title

Interview With Austin Wenz

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Berge, William H.

Interviewee

Wenz, Austin

Location

Maysville, KY

Duration

:39:27

Restrictions

no

XML

1980oh027-wenz.xml

Funding Source

Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission

Citation

“Interview With Austin Wenz,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed April 24, 2019, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/1348.

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