Interview with Irene Woosley


  • Identifier: 2005 OH 003
  • Date: 3/25/2004
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Woosley, Irene
  • Description: Irene Woosley discusses growing up in the Kiddville "village"/Trap area of Clark County. She comments extensively on her family life and marriage, changes in community values, and the eventual collapse of the Kiddville area, which she attributes to people leaving the area for employment opportunities in a changing economy.
  • Location: Clark County, KY
  • Duration: 0:50
  • 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 Irene Woosley,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed November 30, 2021,