Interview with Charles "Turkey" Hughes

  • Identifier1977 OH 031
  • Date5/3/1974
  • InterviewerShannon, Bill
  • IntervieweeHughes, Charles "Turkey"
  • DescriptionIn this interview, Charles "Turkey" Hughes discusses the athletics department and the supportive attitude it received from EKU's presidents. He felt the professors in the physical education department were outstanding. Hughes also discusses the problems he faced and the great athletes he had coached.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration48:32:20
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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