Interview with Shirley Richardson


  • Identifier2005 OH 001
  • Date8/4/2004
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeRichardson, Shirley
  • DescriptionShirley Richardson discusses growing up on a farm in Clark County and her eventual 30 year career with the Road Department. Richardson comments extensively on the farm life of her youth and the changing economic and social conditions across Clark County, including changes in the number of churches and shopping areas in Winchester. She also shares her views on the transitions that Trap and the surrounding area experienced.
  • LocationClark County, KY
  • Duration0:35
  • 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.


“Interview with Shirley Richardson,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 17, 2024,