Interview with Lyman Ginger

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  • Identifier: 1977 OH 061
  • Date: 11/15/1977
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Ginger, Lyman
  • Location: Frankfort, KY
  • Duration: :38:57
  • Time Summary: 0-01:15 Interviewer's introduction
    01:15-02:30 Pause in Tape
    02:30-05:05 Mr. Ginger discusses when he first met Dr. Martin and contacts with him as state superintendent.
    05:05-06:25 Ginger's views about politics and education in Kentucky
    06:25-08:45 Ginger's race for state Superintendent of Education
    08:45-11:15 Ginger's opinion of Dr. Martin's move to act as campaign manager while state Superintendent.
    11:15-12:45 Ginger's views about politics and education in Kentucky
    06:25-08:45 Ginger's race for State Superintendent of Education
    08:45-11:15 Ginger's opinion of Dr. Martin's move to act as campaign manager while state superintendent
    11:15-12:45 Ginger's recollection of Dr. Martin's performance as state superintendent
    12:45-13:55 Minimum Foundation Program- Dr. Martin's participation in its establishment.
    13:55-16:0 Ginger's recollection concerning Dr. Martin's appointment as President of Eastern Kentucky University
    16:0-18:20 Ginger compares Dr. Martin with former Eastern President O'Donnell.
    18:20-20:50 Ginger compares former President Donovan with Dr. Martin
    20:50-25:0 Dr. Martin's relationship with Dr. Dickey of the University of Kentucky; and his relationship with Dr. Oswald and Dr. Singletary.
    25:0-26:45 Dr. Martin's relationship with Adron Doran of Morehead.
    26:45-35:30 Ginger discusses Dr. Martin's role with the Council on Public Higher Education- The competition for money between elementary, secondary, and higher education.
    35:30-36:45 Dr. Martin's relationship with Bert Combs, A.B. Chandler, Louie Nunn, Wendell Ford.
    36:45-40:30 Dr. Martin's strengths and abilities at Eastern
    40:30 End of side 1
    Side 2
    0-05:50 Pause in Tape
    5:50-07:35 Ginger discusses Dr. Martin's philosophy of education
    07:35-08:30 Dr. Martin's relationship with the press
    08:30-11:0 Dr. Martin's personality
    11:0-13:40 Ginger talks about Dr. Martin's possible contribution to the state legislature
    13:40 End of Tape
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“Interview with Lyman Ginger,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed February 17, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/628.