Interview with Minnie May


  • Identifier1987 OH 088
  • Date7/19/1987
  • InterviewerLogan, Darrell
  • IntervieweeMay, Minnie
  • DescriptionMinnie May, an EKU graduate, was an elementary school teacher at Buckeye Schools. In this interview she discusses the school, its curriculum, and the impacts that the Great Depression had on the community. She also discusses the changing role of teachers, 1950s special needs students and the population decline that resulted in the evnetual closing of Buckeye.
  • LocationLancaster, KY
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Minnie May,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 25, 2024,