Interview with Joe Prather

  • Identifier: 2008 OH 020
  • Date: 6/14/2002
  • Interviewer: Fraas, Elizabeth (Libby)
  • Interviewee: Prather, Joe
  • Description: Mr. Joe Prather, Mrs. Collins's campaign manager for the governor election. They talked about how he met Martha Collins, how Martha ran her campaign, how she was able to overcome the female candidacy issue, how she won the election, and how she learned to carry out her duties as governor. They also discussed the issues Martha Collins faced when she first became governor.
  • Location: Elizabethtown, KY
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  • Restrictions: Academic Use Only
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with Joe Prather,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed September 25, 2020,