Interview with Marie McCoy


  • Identifier: 2005 OH 020
  • Date: 9/27/2004
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: McCoy, Marie
  • Description: Marie 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.
  • Location: Powell County, KY
  • Duration: 0:40
  • 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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