Interview with George Crabtree


  • Identifier1983 OH 013
  • Date9/22/1982
  • InterviewerTyra, Leora W.
  • IntervieweeCrabtree, George
  • DescriptionGeorge 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.
  • LocationBowen, KY
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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