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Record 255/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 03/24/1983
Abstract Interview of Minter Turner by David Clutts.

Interviewer's description-
"Mr. Turner was born in Harlan County, Kentucky in 1907. Except for a short stay in Laurel County and Barren County he has lived around Harlan most of his life working as a coal miner. He was employed for a number of years at the Mary Alice Coal Company. Topics discussed here include: 1) railroad 2) logging 3) farming 4) loading coal 5) moonshining 6) trapping furs and 7) hunting ginseng."
Object ID 2007.001.0265
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Farming
Fur trade
Ginseng
Logging
Moonshine
Railroads
Interview date 03/24/1983
Interviewer Clutts, David
Length of interview 31:20, 28:06
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Turner, Minter
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