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Record 128/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 02/05/1981
Abstract Interview of Billy G. Williams by Linda Humphrey.

Interviewer's description-
"Billy G. Williams, Republican Sheriff of Harlan County from 1974- 1978, discusses major problems faced by his administration. The Brookside strike, bootlegging and the 1977 flood. Several incidents are related pertaining to his fight for running an honest, efficient and effective sheriff's office."
Object ID 2007.001.0133
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Bootlegging
Brookside strike
Flood of 1977
Harlan County, Kentucky
Sheriffs
Interview date 02/05/1981
Interviewer Humphrey, Linda
Length of interview 30:20, 30:19
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Williams, Billy G.
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