Interview with Ellis Bush


  • Identifier1983 OH 016
  • Date10/17/1982
  • InterviewerTyra, Leora W.
  • IntervieweeBush, Ellis
  • DescriptionEllis Bush is a Wolfe County, KY native and a retired country store owner. In this interview, Bush, discusses where he was raised, the Torrent-Zachariah community. He describes leaving for Ohio for work but returned later in life to operate a country store.
  • LocationPowell County, KY
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Ellis Bush,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 29, 2022,