Interview with Valley Megee

  • Identifier1998 OH 003
  • Date11/16/1995
  • InterviewerDimitrov, Jerry Parrish
  • IntervieweeMegee, Valley
  • DescriptionValley Megee grew up in rural Mercer County, Kentucky and began attending EKU in 1925. Upon completion it was suggested she go teach in the Appalachian Mountains, in which the community accepted her. She discusses the funds to build and teachers from Boston to help start the school. She describes the conditions of the area and recreations.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


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