Interview with Alex Lederman


  • Identifier1978 OH 091
  • Date4/21/1978
  • InterviewerWilson, Debbie
  • IntervieweeLederman, Alex
  • DescriptionAlex 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.
  • LocationLondon, KY
  • Duration1:16:19
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Alex Lederman,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed March 28, 2023,