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Record 518/842
Copyright PastPerfect Museum
Collection Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Oral History Collection
Date 09/06/1989
Abstract Interview of Lona Maggard Bullock by H. Timothy Bullock. Lona Bullock discusses her background.

Interviewer's description-
"Mrs. Bullock talks about being raised in Blair, Kentucky. Her father was a blacksmith and her step-mother made clothes for people to be buried in. She talks about running a grocery store and being the postmaster at Blair, she also talks about the first curse word she ever heard and going to church at Eolia on horseback. She discusses her sons going to war and the 1957 flood. She also talks about the first car she ever saw. She talks about the mountain remedies and how they traveled the coal camps while her husband was a coal miner."
Object ID 2007.001.0537
Object Name Tape, Magnetic
Subjects Blacksmithing
Blair, Kentucky
Coal camps
Eolia, Kentucky
Flood of 1957
Folk medicine
Grocery stores
Postal service
Interview date 09/06/1989
Interviewer Bullock, H. Timothy
Length of interview 38:47
Media Cassette Tape
Narrator Bullock, Lona Maggard
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