Interview with Charles Roberts

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 230
  • Date: 5/12/1980
  • Interviewer: Robinson, Norma
  • Interviewee: Roberts, Charles
  • Description: Charles Roberts, a Nelson County native, discusses his public service career and family history in this interview. Interview topics include his decision to enter into politics, the positions he has held, the county's problematic roads and bridges, and discussions over the Judicial Referendum and his efforts to improve recreation and entertainment in the county. He also comments on the county's animal shelter, and the tragic murder of his grandfather on the courthouse steps.
  • Location: Bardstown, KY
  • Duration: :45:45
  • 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


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