Interview with Stan Portman

  • Identifier: 1980 OH 170
  • Date: 05/22/1980
  • Interviewer: Berge, William H.
  • Interviewee: Portman, Stan
  • Description: In this interview, Stan Portman, Editor of the Franklin Favorite, discusses his personal background, how he got started in the business, the history of the paper, problems in the community, and advantages of belonging to the Kentucky Press Association.
  • Location: Franklin, KY
  • Duration: 54:11
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  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Crystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding Source: Project, index, and transcript funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission


“Interview with Stan Portman,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed August 7, 2020,