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Record 147/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 02/07/1982
Abstract Interview of Everett Cornett by William Hurd. Cornett discusses his background and coal mining.

Interviewer's description-
"Mr. Cornett describes coal mining life in Eastern Kentucky from the pick and shovel days to modern mechanical mining. He also traces some history of the people who settled this area. He mentions the union organization and the benefits brought to the coal miners by their efforts. He briefly outlines his career as an employee of A & P Tea Company (1935-1941) and as a furniture merchant in Cumberland, Kentucky."
Object ID 2007.001.0152
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Coal mining
Interview date 02/07/1982
Interviewer Hurd, William
Length of interview 30:02
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Cornett, Everett
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