Interview with Peg Edwards


  • Identifier: 2018 OH 064
  • Date: 7/6/2018
  • Interviewer: Lawrence, Caitlin
  • Interviewee: Edwards, Peg
  • Description: Peg Edwards’ first memory of horses was when she was just two years old. However, her first interaction with rocky Mountain horses occurred when she saw Rea Swan on a Rocky Mountain horse on the “Kentucky Salt River” magazine. Edwards has been using Rocky Mountain horses for therapy riding and tells a few stories about her work. Edwards also mentions the human-horse relationship that occurs during training by calling herself the “lead horse” during sessions.
  • Location: Mt. Washington, KY
  • Duration: :47:43
  • Time Summary:
  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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  • Funding Source: The Appalachian Horse Oral History Project interviews and transcriptions were funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


Citation

“Interview with Peg Edwards,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 18, 2021, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/8740.