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Earle C. Clements Oral History Project

Project Summary

Earle C. Clements (1896--1985), born in Morganfield, was a United States congressman (1944--1947), governor of Kentucky (1947--1950), and a United States senator (1950--1956). He served as the Senate Democratic whip in 1953 and as acting majority leader in 1955. Clements was a close personal friend of Lyndon B. Johnson in the Senate, and in this project, his associates and staff members discuss his life and career.

Project Code

clem


Interviews in this Project (58 Total):

Interview Accession Number: 1975oh024_clem001
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh025_clem002
Interviewer: Charles Atcher
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh027_clem003
Interviewer: Charles Atcher
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh031_clem004
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh033_clem006
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh037_clem007
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh002_clem008
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh005_clem009
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh008_clem010
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh015_clem011
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh022_clem012
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh024_clem013
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh029_clem014
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh036_clem015
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh055_clem016
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh074_clem017
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh079_clem018
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1976oh080_clem019
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh006_clem020
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh007_clem021
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh013_clem022
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh014_clem023
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh015_clem024
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh018_clem025
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh019_clem026
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh020_clem027
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh031_clem028
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh033_clem029
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh035_clem030
Interviewer: William Cooper
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh043_clem031
Interviewer: William Cooper
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1977oh049_clem032
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh001_clem033
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh008_clem034
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh036_clem035
Interviewer: William Cooper
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh088_clem036
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh089_clem037
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh090_clem038
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh169_clem039
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1978oh171_clem040
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1979oh015_clem041
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1979oh087_clem042
Interviewer: Thomas Syvertsen
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008oh128_clem043
Interviewer: James W. Hammack, Jr.
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008oh138_clem044
Interviewer: James W. Hammack, Jr.
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008oh139_clem045
Interviewer: James W. Hammack, Jr.
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008oh140_clem046
Interviewer: James W. Hammack, Jr.
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008oh141_clem047
Interviewer: James W. Hammack, Jr.
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008misc001_clem001
Interviewer: Kentucky Democratic Women's Club
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2008misc002_clem002
Interviewer: Clements Birthday Party
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2009oh172_clem048
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: Restrictions Apply
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2009oh173_clem049
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: Restrictions Apply
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 1975oh032_clem005
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2009oh244_clem050
Interviewer: Tracy Campbell
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2018oh357_clem051
Interviewer: Lawrence Weatherby
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2018oh358_clem052
Interviewer: Lawrence Weatherby
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2018oh359_clem053
Interviewer: L. Dawson
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2018oh360_clem054
Interviewer: Forrest Pogue
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2020oh0032_clem0055
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhsitell
Restrictions: Restrictions Apply
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2020oh0055_clem0056
Interviewer:
Restrictions: Restrictions Apply
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