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Record 294/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 04/16/1987
Abstract Interview of Walter Creech by Dorothy Stewart. Creech discusses moonshine.

Interviewer's description-
"In this interview with Walter Creech he discusses his knowledge of moonshining in the Appalachia area. Mr. Creech tells how it was made, and the ingredients that were used. Mr. Creech stated the making of moonshine was usually passed down from generation to generation. Selling moonshine was the only income most Appalachian people had. They didn't have to pay taxes on it or pay for overhead like you would in a store."
Object ID 2007.001.0305
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Moonshine
Interview date 04/16/1987
Interviewer Stewart, Dorothy
Length of interview 14:52
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Creech, Walter
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