Interview with Donald Hendrickson


  • Identifier2004 OH 032
  • Date7/5/2004
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeHendrickson, Donald
  • DescriptionDonald Hendrickson won a scholarship to a college of his choice in a contest called Star Contest. In this interview he describes attending Grand Rapids Junior College, being in the Air Force during WWII, and attending the University of Illinois. He took a position in the EKU Music Department in 1959. He comments on the department and the changes and the problems he faced while at EKU. He also discusses his opinions of past EKU Presidents.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration48:54:20
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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