Interview with James W. Martin, March 24, 1981

Project: University of Kentucky Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

In this interview with James W. Martin, former director of the Bureau of Business Research at the University of Kentucky, Martin discusses the first and second legislative sessions of 1956, particularly bills concerning various taxes, highways and transportation, budgeting for the Chandler Medical Center, and the government reorganization bill which he played a large part in shaping. He discusses his resignation from the post of Commissioner of Highways, and how it affected his relationship with Governor Happy Chandler.

Interview Accession

1981oh045_af128

Interviewee Name

James W. Martin

Interviewer Name

William J. Marshall

Interview Date

1981-03-24

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Martin, James W. Interview by William J. Marshall. 24 Mar. 1981. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Martin, J.W. (1981, March 24). Interview by W. J. Marshall. University of Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Martin, James W., interview by William J. Marshall. March 24, 1981, University of Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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