Interview with Marie McCoy


  • Identifier2005 OH 020
  • Date9/27/2004
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeMcCoy, Marie
  • DescriptionMarie McCoy discusses her experiences while growing up in Powell County. Interview topics include her education, recreation on her family farm, her family's work history, which included sawmill work and farming, and the role that churches played in the community when she was young. In general, McCoy views materialism and drugs as the greatest detriments to society.
  • LocationPowell County, KY
  • Duration0:40
  • 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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