Interview with Edward Prichard


  • Identifier1981 OH 080
  • Date8/6/1980
  • InterviewerPerry, Jerry Paul
  • IntervieweePrichard, Edward
  • DescriptionEdward Prichard discusses the politics of funding and launching KET. The interview provides a glimpse of the behind the scenes financial politicking that took place during the formative years of KET. Prichard shares his knowledge and opinions on the ways that the state government and Governors Combs, Breathitt, Nunn, and Ford approached KET's development and funding.
  • LocationFrankfort, KY
  • Duration:52:36
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceThe digitization of the Kentucky Educational Television Project was funded by Kentucky Oral History Commission funding.


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