Interview with John "Eck" Rose


  • Identifier: 2004 OH 008
  • Date: 3/20/2000
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Rose, John "Eck"
  • Description: John Rose is a native of Clark County, KY. In this interview Rose discusses growing up on a farm and his education at EKU. He recounts his time at EKU and how it helped him prepare for his endeavors. He also discusses the building boom under President Martin and his varied career as a math teacher, farmer, real estate broker and State Senator.
  • Location: Winchester, KY
  • Duration: 1:03:44
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  • Restrictions: none
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with John "Eck" Rose,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed November 27, 2021,