Interview with James Striplin III

  • Identifier1979 OH 511
  • Date11/27/1979
  • InterviewerBerge, William H.
  • IntervieweeStriplin, James, III
  • DescriptionIn this interview, James Striplin, Publisher of the Ledger Independent, discusses publishing a community newspaper as well as the most urgent needs in the county. He also discusses his feelings about the newspaper business and the growth of the Ledger.
  • LocationMaysville, KY
  • Duration00:40:32
  • 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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