Interview with Carl Brock


  • Identifier: 2004 OH 046
  • Date: 2/9/2004
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Brock, Carl
  • Description: Carl Brock discusses his complicated childhood and adult life, which resulted in regular moves between Flemingsburg, Morgan County, Wolf County, and Powell County. Brock comments on working in construction, factories, and the coal mines while raising 10 children with his wife of 44 years (at the time of the interview). The interview also includes discussions over his close relationships with his sister and neighbors (some of which still visit him regularly), and the limited changes he witnessed in the towns and mines that he lived in and around.
  • Location: Stanton, KY
  • Duration: 0:24
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: no
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: The Community Change in the Kentucky Foothills of Appalachia Project was funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Carl Brock,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed November 27, 2021,