Interview with George Crabtree


  • Identifier: 1983 OH 013
  • Date: 9/22/1982
  • Interviewer: Tyra, Leora W.
  • Interviewee: Crabtree, George
  • Description: George Crabtree is a retired farmer, operated a general store and worked in the timber business. In this interview, Crabtree, discusses while working in the timber business, he would transport the timber by way of railroad. He describes the area of Torrent, KY, and what used to be a town.
  • Location: Bowen, KY
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  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with George Crabtree,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 13, 2020,