Interview with Samuel Phillips

  • Identifier1980 OH 288
  • Date10/23/1980
  • InterviewerRobinson, Norma
  • IntervieweePhillips, Samuel
  • DescriptionSamuel Phillips, a Taylor County native, details his life experiences and Taylor County public service career in this interview. He comments extensively on the Judicial Referendum, his election campaigns, the Fiscal Court, and the major problems that Taylor County faces, such as inadequate ambulance services, roads, and recreation facilities. Phillips also comments on House Bill 44, revenue sharing, local industry and the Cumberland Lake AD District.
  • LocationCampbellsville, KY
  • Duration:50:11
  • 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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