Interview with Ethel Merritt Lisle

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  • Identifier: 1986 OH 131
  • Date: 7/17/1986
  • Interviewer: Ellis, William E.
  • Interviewee: Lisle, Ethel Merritt
  • Location: Winchester, KY
  • Duration: :50:11
  • Time Summary: 00:00 - 01:20 Introduction.
    01:20 - 05:00 Ethel Merritt Lisle was born February 7, 1895 in Winchester, Kentucky.
    05:00 - 06:00 Discussed her Father's occupation.
    06:00 - 11:30 Discussed her educational background.
    11:30 - 15:20 Mrs. Lisle discusses her teachers while at EKU.
    15:20 - 20:10 Majored in Home Economics. Talks about baking cakes etc., for special occasions while at EKU.
    20:10 - 27:50 Continued discussing her classes also Faculty members she admired.
    27:50 - 35:00 Discusses family.
    35:00 - 41:00 Discussed teaching first two years after graduating from EKU. Married in 1918.
    41:00 - 43:00 Discussed Flu epidemic.
    43:00 - 48:00 Discussed Great Depression.
    48:00 - 50:00 Continued stories about Depression years.
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“Interview with Ethel Merritt Lisle,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed April 1, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/70.