Interview with Sovel Stephens

  • Identifier: 1979oh228
  • Date: 5/1/1979
  • Interviewer: Berge, William H.
  • Interviewee: Stephens, Sovel
  • Description: In this interview, Sovel Stephens, Superintendent of Russell County Schools, discusses his education, why he came Superintendent, the school board and elections, along with his duties and daily activities.
  • Location: Jamestown, KY
  • Duration: :52:30
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: yes
  • 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 Sovel Stephens,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed September 22, 2020,