Interview with Robina Whitley, July 9, 1987

Project: Remembering the Vote and Much More Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Robina Whitley shares her notions of women staying in the home and not in politics. She also shares her memories of the coal mining days when she and her husband ran the company store, and the mine strikes. She strongly believes in women voting, but also believes that women now days carries things (rights) to the extremes.

Interview Accession

1987oh235_ws090

Interviewee Name

Robina Whitley

Interviewer Name

Betty Nave

Interview Date

1987-07-09

Interview Keyword

Pikeville

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Whitley, Robina Interview by Betty Nave. 09 Jul. 1987. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Whitley, R. (1987, July 09). Interview by B. Nave. Remembering the Vote and Much More Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Whitley, Robina, interview by Betty Nave. July 09, 1987, Remembering the Vote and Much More Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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