Interview with Sally Marcum

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Identifier

1987 OH 022

Date

1/13/1987

Description

This is an unrehearsed taped interview with Sally Marcum, Alumna of Eastern Kentucky University. Mrs. Marcum grew up in Madison County, also taught fifth grade for twenty-six years.

Rights

Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.

Title

Interview with Sally Marcum

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Jones, Harold

Interviewee

Marcum, Sally

Location

Richmond, KY

Duration

1:03:58

Time Summary

00:00 - 01:40 Introduction.
01:40 - 03:50 Sally Hollen Marcum born 1920 in Richmond, Kentucky.
03:50 - 07:30 Discussed educational background also growing up years in Madison County.
07:30 - 11:00 Worked in Library under Mary Floyd for 25 cents an hour first year at Eastern.
11:00 - 14:30 Mentions Charles Keith with great respect.
14:30 - 18:00 Discusses faculty while at Eastern.
18:00 - 23:00 Continued discussing faculty. Worked for Dr. Donovan's wife.
23:00 - 28:00 Discussed family.
28:00 - 31:00 Talks of teaching experiences.
31:00 - 36:00 Talked about moving to Whitehall School.
36:00 - 41:00 Discussed classmates at Eastern.
41:00 - 45:00 Talked about changes in buildings and campus.
45:00 - 48:00 Discussed working on Masters degree.
48:00 - 52:00 Discussed Black students.
52:00 - 55:00 Taught fifth grade twenty-six years.
55:00 - 60:00 Behavior problems were discussed.
60:00 - 63:00 Continued discussing behavior problems and ways of dealing with them.

Restrictions

none

Collection

Citation

“Interview with Sally Marcum,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 21, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/91.

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