Interview with Sonja Estes


  • Identifier2005 OH 028
  • Date1/20/2005
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeEstes, Sonja
  • DescriptionSonja Estes discusses her experiences while growing up, first, in Estill County and, later, in Fayette County. Estes spends a great deal of time commenting on her family life and upbringing. The remainder of the interview details relevant changes in Estill County's industry, farming practices, and, healthcare and education systems.
  • LocationEstill County, KY
  • Duration1:10
  • 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 Sonja Estes,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 28, 2024,