Interview with Emma Woosley


  • Identifier2004 OH 042
  • Date7/30/2004
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeWoosley, Emma
  • DescriptionEmma Woosley discusses growing up in Estill County, where they moved frequently and made do with little money. Woosley also comments extensively on the role that neighbors, religion, education, and, more generally, the community has played in the lives of past and present Estill County residents.
  • LocationEstill County, KY
  • Duration1:05
  • Restrictionsno
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceThe Community Change in the Kentucky Foothills of Appalachia Project was funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


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