Interview with George W. Robinson


  • Identifier: 2006 OH 035
  • Date: 5/17/2005
  • Interviewer: Denton, Beckie
  • Interviewee: Robinson, George W.
  • Description: George Robinson grew up in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Dr. Robinson joined the Navy, then finished college with a degree in history. Around the time he completed his doctorate he met Paul Nagle from EKU, who got him hired at EKU. In this interview, Dr. Robinson discusses coming to campus and the courses he taught before becoming chair of the History Department. He talks about the History Master's Degree Program, EKU Presidents, Central University history, and his duties as a department chair. Changes at the university level, faculty, and students, are also discussed.
  • Location: Richmond, KY
  • Duration: 1:19:01
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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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Citation

“Interview with George W. Robinson,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 13, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/8950.