Interview with Clarence Bates

  • Identifier: 1979oh113
  • Date: 2/9/1979
  • Interviewer: Berge, William H.
  • Interviewee: Bates, Clarence
  • Description: In this interview, Clarence Bates, Superintendent of Wayne County Schools, discusses his background and education, prior positions held,and his lifetime of education. He also comments on school boards, problems he has faced, and how he spends the majorit
  • Location: Monticello, KY
  • Duration: 1:15:01
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: no
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Indexer: Crystal Allen-Daniels
  • Funding Source: Funded and indexed by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Clarence Bates,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 18, 2022,