Interview with Tom Clinton

  • Identifier1980 OH 277
  • Date5/19/1980
  • InterviewerOdum, Walter
  • IntervieweeClinton, Tom
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Tom Clinton, Editor of the Madisonville Messenger, discusses his education, the paper, the type of news printed, and the mining industry in the county. He also comments on the Kentucky Press Association and the "power of the press".
  • LocationMadisonville, KY
  • Duration00:45:28
  • 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


“Interview with Tom Clinton,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed February 23, 2024,