Interview with Wendell Moore

  • Identifier1980 OH 293
  • Date10/30/1980
  • InterviewerEllis, William E.
  • IntervieweeMoore, Wendell
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Wendell Moore, an Oldham County native, discusses his education and Oldham County public service career as both a county magistrate and Judge Executive. Interview topics include discussions over the Judicial Referendum, Oldham County growth, and the major problems the county faces, such as poor roads and waste disposal systems, and inadequate police protections. Moore also comments on the County Planning and Zoning Commission, revenue sharing, the costs of the Judicial Referendum, and the county police department.
  • LocationLaGrange KY
  • Duration1:02:12
  • 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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