Interview with Dean & Grace Gatwood

  • Identifier1987 OH 042
  • Date1/15/1987
  • InterviewerEllis, William E.
  • IntervieweeGatwood, Dean & Grace
  • DescriptionDean and Grace Gatwood married in 1940 and came to EKU in 1947. Mrs. Gatwood worked as a secretary and an Administrator in Central University College, before becoming an art professor at EKU. In this interview, Mr. Gatwood comments on some designs he created and his involvement in developing the EKU water tower lettering. In general, the couple details their life experiences in the interview.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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