Interview with Allie Harrod

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  • Identifier: 1986 OH 116
  • Date: 8/7/1986
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Harrod, Allie
  • Description: This is an unrehearsed taped interview with Allie May Harrod, Alumnus of Eastern Kentucky University. She started teaching in 1920. Mrs. Harrod discusses her College and Teaching years.
  • Location: Frankfort, KY
  • Duration: :38:45
  • Time Summary: 00:00 - 01:20 Introduction.
    01:20 - 03:10 Allie May Harrod, born December 22, 1899, Lincoln County. Parents were Flem and Bessie Cummins.
    03:10 - 05:00 Comments on relatives.
    05:00 - 08:30 Discussed educational background.
    08:30 - 15:00 Started teaching in 1920.
    15:00 - 24:00 Talks about Faculty and friends while in College.
    24:00 - 28:00 Continued stories of Faculty and classmates.
    28:00 - 31:00 Discussed activities.
    31:00 - 33:00 Discussed Flu epidemic.
    33:00 - 36:00 Commented on teaching 42 years.
    36:00 - 40:00 Discussed husband operating Greenhouse, which she helped with business after retiring from teaching.
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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Citation

“Interview with Allie Harrod,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 11, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/58.