Interview with Frances Baccus

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 265
  • Date: 10/1/1980
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Baccus, Frances
  • Description: In this interview, Frances Baccus, Editor of the Lyon County Herald Ledger, discusses her decision to buy the paper, the early days of the paper, as well as the needs and power structure of Lyon County.
  • Location: Eddyville, KY
  • Duration: 00:55:04
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Crystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding Source: Project funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Frances Baccus,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 21, 2022,