Interview with Jesse Link

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 174
  • Date: 5/22/1980
  • Interviewer: Algier, Keith
  • Interviewee: Link, Jesse
  • Description: Jesse Link, a Mississippi born and Kentucky raised retired veteran details his education and the Simpson County offices held in this interview. Judge Link comments on the Judicial Referendum, a "library issue", a successful tax vote, and changes in roads laws and state funding. He also discusses the pros and cons of new industry coming to the county, a newly constructed waste removal system, political parties and elections, and his future political plans in the interview.
  • Location: Franklin, KY
  • Duration: :45:02
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: no
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives Crabbe Library Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: Project Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Jesse Link,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 16, 2022,