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Record 179/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 02/08/1982
Abstract Interview of Effie Robinette by Evelyn Clemons.

Interviewer's description-
"Mrs. Robinette speaks of her birth in Lawrence County Kentucky and how she was educated in a one room school. She traces her life by reminiscing about life in coal camps; living through the depression and war and rearing a family. She discusses her introduction to a number of modern technical inventions, i.e. electric iron, phonograph, washing machine and automobile. She comments on the contemporary times and its effects on the elderly population."
Object ID 2007.001.0184
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Coal camps
Family
Great Depression
Lawrence County, Kentucky
Schools
Technology
War
Interview date 02/08/1982
Interviewer Clemons, Evelyn
Length of interview 31:10, 21:59
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Robinette, Effie
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