Interview with Alex Lederman


  • Identifier: 1978 OH 091
  • Date: 4/21/1978
  • Interviewer: Wilson, Debbie
  • Interviewee: Lederman, Alex
  • Description: Alex Lederman is a retired carpenter, farmer, and one of the first generation descendants of the original Swiss settlers into Laurel County, KY. In this interview Lederman discusses the period of heavy immigration into the area. He also discusses his education, the differences between the area and Switzerland.
  • Location: London, KY
  • Duration: 1:16:19
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  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with Alex Lederman,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 17, 2022,