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    • Oral History Interview Robert "Bob" Fielding Cage

    • The role and duties of the tobacco auctioneer are discussed by the world's top auctioneer, a title Mr. Cage won twice in the accepted contest in Virginia.
    • 02/06/1986
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • Counties -- List of Kentucky Counties, arranged alphabetically

    • This is an alphabetical listing of Kentucky's 120 counties, which includes the date the county was formed, the parent county (or counties), the county seat, the dates of any disasters that have occurred, and whether county records were destroyed in...
    • 2009
    • Kentucky Historical Society Library Collection;
    • Oral History Interview with John F. Nichols Jr.

    • Mr. Nichols has served in many capacities in state government for over a decade. From 1984-1987 he served as communications and media director for David Boswell, Comissioner of Agriculture for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. He discusses the...
    • 07/08/1987
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • Oral History Interview with Clarence Williams & Richard Williams

    • The Community Memories Oral History Project explores African American life in Frankfort and Franklin County and was conducted in conjunction with the earlier photographic project collecting family photographs of the members of this community. The...
    • 06-04-2002
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    • Oral History Interview with William K. Hendrick

    • Mr. Hendrick has been the farm extension agent in Henderson County for 35 years. This interview has basically two directions: how Henderson County was a center of the tobacco trade at one time and about the farming of Green River tobacco.
    • 02/06/1988
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • Cemeteries in Kentucky database.

    • The Cemetery Preservation Program's database of registered cemeteries is a continuation of the work started by the Attorney General's Office in 2000. This database is a compliment to the reference library's database currently available on this...
    • 2008
    • Kentucky Historical Society Library Collection;
    • Oral History Interview with Bennett R. Alexander

    • Mr. Alexander has been a farmer of Green River tobacco for over fifty years. He recalls when Henderson was a center for the crop and that he was president of the Stemming District for three years.
    • 02/06/1988
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • Oral History Interview with John French

    • Mr. French is a black farmer with broad experience in agriculture, including time as a compliance officer for ASCS, and a loan officer for the Farmer's Home Administration.
    • 02/18/1988
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • The first exhibition of the Kentucky state agricultural society.

    • "To be held on the fair grounds of the Bourbon County agricultural society, near Paris, Kentucky, on Tuesday, 30th September, Wednesday, 1st, Thursday, 2d, Friday, 3d, and Saturday, 4th October, 1856. Premiums and regulations, with the names of the...
    • 1856
    • KHS Rare Books & Pamphlets
    • Oral History Interview with Jim McPherson

    • Mr. McPherson is the ASCS District Director in the far western part of Kentucky and deals with three major types of tobacco grown in the state. This interview deals with the role of tobacco in the region and discussion of the types of tobacco.
    • 05/18/1987
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • City Directories available in the KHS Library and Special Collections

    • This is a listing of the city directories available in the KHS Library and Special Collections. The list includes both book and microfilm/microfiche holdings, and includes directories for 24 Kentucky cities, statewide Kentucky gazetteers, and...
    • 2009
    • Kentucky Historical Society Library Collection;
    • Oral History Interview with James Bradley Brown

    • Mr. Brown's interview is an especially meaningful one since Logan County is home for the three general types of tobacco grown in Kentucky- dark air-cured, dark fire-cured, and air-cured barley. Mr. Brown is both a farmer and warehouseman. Finally,...
    • 10/04/1985
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project
    • Edward F. Prichard, Jr. Oral History Project, 29 June 1983

    • One of the state's most influential leaders in politics and education, Edward F. Prichard, Jr. and his associates discuss Prichard family history and politics, Bourbon County life in the 1920s, Prichard's early interest in the law, the Ku Klux Klan...
    • 29-06-1983
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    • Oral History Interview with Luther B. Pittman

    • Pinkerton Tobacco Company is the largest producer of loose leaf chewing tobacco and plug tobacco in the world. All their operations are in Owensboro, KY. Mr. Pittman is the executive vice-president at Pinkerton, which essentially means he is in...
    • 02/05/1988
    • Burley Tobacco Oral History Project

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