Interview with F. M. Burke

Dublin Core

Identifier

1998 OH 007

Date

11/6/1990

Description

F. M. Burke is a Pike County, KY native. He attended Eastern State Teachers College and Normal School. In this interview, Burke, gives detailed information about his family history, growing up on a farm and his father's timber business. After being rejected for not meeting the requirements for admission to Eastern, he boarded a train and headed to Richmond, KY anyway. After standing in line to register he was turned away again. Mr. Boothe stopped him and interviewed him and had him meet the Dean. The Dean admits him to Eastern.

Rights

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Title

Interview with F. M. Burke

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Hay, Charles

Interviewee

Burke, F. M.

Location

Richmond, KY

Restrictions

none

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Citation

“Interview with F. M. Burke,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed August 25, 2019, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/3352.