Interview with James Menees

  • Identifier1980 OH 212
  • Date5/12/1980
  • InterviewerBerge, William H.
  • IntervieweeMenees, James
  • DescriptionIn this interview, James Menees, a Fulton County native, shares his public service experiences, as a Fulton County Sheriff, County Judge, and Judge Executive. He comments extensively on his election campaigns in 1966 and 1970, other county and school board elections, the Judicial Referendum changes, and various aspects of county government, such as important political actors, the Chamber of Commerce, relevant civic organizations, revenue sharing, and particular pioneer families in the Fulton County region.
  • LocationHickman, KY
  • Duration:38:49
  • 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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