Interview with Vernon Stamper

  • Identifier2016oh029
  • Date10/3/2016
  • InterviewerMcSpirit, Stephanie
  • IntervieweeStamper, Vernon
  • DescriptionVernon Stamper discusses his lifetime of experiences with Mountain Horses, beginning with his childhood and ending in present day. Stamper is a well respected farmer and horseman whose storytelling and memories shed light on the role that Mountain Horses have played in the lives of Kentuckians. Stamper's account of his family history reveals a piece of Appalachian culture that is often forgotten through time.
  • LocationSharpsburg, KY
  • Duration2:19:33
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives; Crabbe Library; Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions; rights and permission to publish.
  • IndexerSamantha Macfarlane
  • Funding SourceThe Appalachian Horse Oral History Project interviews and transcriptions were funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


“Interview with Vernon Stamper,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 16, 2024,