Interview with Jack Blanton


  • Identifier: 1981 OH 091
  • Date: 8/17/1976
  • Interviewer: Perry, Jerry Paul
  • Interviewee: Blanton, Jack
  • Description: Jack Blanton explains how budget analysts convinced a somewhat skeptical Governor Nunn and his administration to continue to invest in KET. Blanton also discusses aspects of Governor Breathitt's approach to ETV and KET.
  • Location: Lexington, KY
  • Duration: :45:17
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • 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 digitization of the Kentucky Educational Television Project was funded by Kentucky Oral History Commission funding.


“Interview with Jack Blanton,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 10, 2020,