Interview with Robert Hartwell

  • Identifier: 2004 OH 030
  • Date: 5/27/2004
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Hartwell, Robert
  • Description: Robert Hartwell was the Band Director at EKU. In this interview he discusses his career and education prior to coming to EKU. He recounts his first impressions of EKU and the circumstances that brought him to Eastern. Hartwell also shares details on the University's financial difficulties and an apparent lack of support for the EKU Band.
  • Location: Richmond, KY
  • Duration: 45:15:20
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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 Robert Hartwell,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 16, 2022,