Interview with Foster Calhoun

  • Identifier1980 OH 070
  • Date11/15/1979
  • InterviewerEllis, William E.
  • IntervieweeCalhoun, Foster
  • DescriptionFoster Calhoun, a Knott County native and Morehead State University alum, discusses his family history, education, and political interests and career in this interview. Calhoun concludes that the roads, sewage, water sanitation and garbage collection are major county problems. He also discusses federal programs, the Judicial Referendum, and the coal industry and money in the interview.
  • LocationHyden, KY
  • Duration:38:45
  • 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


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