Interview with Emerson Williams

  • Identifier2019 OH 010
  • Date4/26/19
  • InterviewerMcSpirit, Stephanie
  • IntervieweeWilliams, Emerson
  • DescriptionEmerson Williams shares his perspective on training Rocky Mountain Horses. Due to the horses' willingness and temperament, Williams concludes that much of the "starting" of the mountain horse can be achieved in thirty days. Williams also provides sound advice to the new gaited horse owner or person who is seeking to purchase a mountain horse; come to Kentucky, shop around and consult with those who are knowledgeable about the horse.
  • Duration :56:19
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
  • Funding SourceThe Appalachian Horse Oral History Project interviews and transcriptions were Funded by the Kentucky Oral History Commission.


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