Interview with Lowell May

  • Identifier: 2018 OH 069
  • Date: 7/14/2018
  • Interviewer: Kasiak, Neil
  • Interviewee: May, Lowell
  • Description: Lowell May starts by telling about how he used to plow hillsides with mountain horses and the work that went along with working the land. He also discusses his time showing buggy horses and trail horses. May also comments on rides in weddings and parades and he details how mountain horses deal with crowds. May also tells a story about how he hauled Governor Patton in a parade.
  • Location: Salyersville, KY
  • Duration: :32:12
  • 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.


“Interview with Lowell May,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 18, 2021,