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Record 204/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 11/09/1983
Abstract Interview of Hiram Boggs by Louis Marshall. Boggs discusses his background and Lynch, KY.

Interviewer's description-
"Mr. Boggs was born January 1, 1925 at Lynch, Kentucky. Mr. Boggs recounts some early childhood memories concerning his family and how they came to Magazine Hollow in Lynch by wagon. The remainder of this tape is a series of memories of Lynch in its heyday. Topics include: (1) commissary, (2) theater, (3) coke ovens, (4) water works, (5) steam locomotives, (6) union organization, (7) segregation, (8) desegregation, (9) hospital, (10) bank, (11) depot, and (12) coal mining in Lynch."
Object ID 2007.001.0210
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Coal mining
Coke ovens
Commissaries, Company
Desegregation
Labor unions
Lynch Hospital
Lynch, Kentucky
Segregation
Field 01 Transcript available upon request
Interview date 11/09/1983
Interviewer Marshall, Louis
Length of interview 31:23, 9:39
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Boggs, Hiram
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