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Record 508/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 09/19/1988
Abstract Interview of William Davis Forester by Joseph King.

Interviewer's description-
"In this interview William Davis Forester discussed what it was like to live in Harlan County during World War II and the Hoover depression. He also tells of coal camps, miners and the way they lived. Finally he tells about his life and origin. Mr. Forester has also written two books about Harlan County, 'Before We Forget' and 'Harlan in the Turbulent 30's'."
Object ID 2007.001.0527
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Harlan County, Kentucky
World War II
Coal camps
Interview date 09/19/1988
Interviewer King, Joseph
Length of interview 32:07
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Forester, William Davis
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