Interview with W.C. Thompson

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Identifier

2004 OH 038

Date

2/23/2004

Description

W.C. Thompson discusses the role that railroads played in Ravenna KY through time. He shares his memories of growing up in a town with 17,600, a number that declined as the railroads were replaced by automobiles. Thompson also comments on political trends, such as good and bad Mayors and wet/dry local option votes.

Rights

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Title

Interview with W.C. Thompson

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Denton, Beckie

Interviewee

Thompson, W.C.

Location

Ravenna, KY

Duration

0:35

Restrictions

no

Funding Source

The Community Change in the Kentucky Foothills of Appalachia Project was funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.

Citation

“Interview with W.C. Thompson,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed September 25, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/4731.

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