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Record 280/842
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Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Abstract Interview of Arthur Lloyd by Tammy Creech.

Interviewer's description-
"Mr. Lloyd was born in Laurel County, Kentucky in 1899 where he was raised by his grandmother. He attended White's Chapel School where he finished the third grade. When he was 18 years old he got a job at Lynch, Kentucky working on a "Gin Barry" outside the mines. He married in 1925 and held various jobs as a peddler, coal miner, highway worker, soldier, etc., until he got a mining job at U.S. Steel at Lynch, Kentucky in 1935 where he worked until his retirement in 1962. Topics here include: (1) planting by the signs, (2) school conditions, (3) farming, (4) transportation, (5) pioneer names, (6) folk remedies, and (7) religion."
Object ID 2007.001.0290
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Farming
Folk medicine
Gardening
Religion
Interview date 09/24/1984
Interviewer Creech, Tammy
Length of interview 46:58, 47:14
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Lloyd, Arthur
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