Interview with Basil Griffith

  • Identifier1980 OH 188
  • Date5/22/1980
  • InterviewerAlgier, Keith
  • IntervieweeGriffith, Basil
  • DescriptionBasil Griffith, a Henderson County native, details his education, military service and Warren County public service experiences in this interview. He comments extensively on the Judicial Referendum changes, various county services and functions, revenue sharing and county budgeting, his job duties and daily life, and his engagement with youth job training and outreach programs. Judge Griffith also discusses relevant county industrial growth, its relationship with Western Kentucky University, and the county's "unique" qualities.
  • LocationBowling Green, KY
  • Duration:40:46
  • 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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