Interview with John Corlis

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Identifier

1980 OH 076

Date

1/15/1980

Description

In this interview, John Corlis, a Bracken County native, U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and lumber businessman, discusses his life experiences and political career. Corlis comments extensively on the poor road conditions in Bracken county, relevant county employment trends, a lack of local industry, and revenue sharing. He also discusses county schools, recreation and housing projects, courthouse renovations, county growth, and the uneasiness that residents feel when considering the long term impacts of the nearby Clermont County, OH atomic power plant.

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Title

Interview with John Corlis

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Interviewer

Robinson, Norma

Interviewee

Corlis, John

Location

Brooksville, KY

Duration

:57:07

Restrictions

no

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1980oh076-corlis.xml

Funding Source

Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission

Citation

“Interview with John Corlis,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 17, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/1357.

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