Interview with Martha Puckett


  • Identifier: 2005 OH 009
  • Date: 3/1/2004
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Puckett, Martha
  • Description: Martha Ann Puckett discusses growing up around Berea, Madison County, Kentucky in the 1940s. Puckett comments on being raised in a family with little money and strict discipline (the "old time way"). Puckett also talks about her experiences in school as a young girl, as well the circumstances that she and other senior citizens face in a fast paced and changing economy.
  • Location: Berea, KY
  • Duration: 0:35
  • 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.


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