Interview with George Joplin III

  • Identifier1979 OH 231
  • Date5/23/1979
  • InterviewerBerge, William H.
  • IntervieweeJoplin, George, III
  • DescriptionIn this interview, George Joplin, III, managing editor of the Commonwealth Journal, discusses his background and the history of the newspaper. He also discusses good newspapers and newspapermen in KY.
  • LocationSomerset, KY
  • Duration00:52:26
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • IndexerCrystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding SourceProject funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


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