Interview with Gretchen Marcum Brown, April 17, 2020

Project: University of Kentucky: The Turbulent Years (1965-1975) Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Gretchen Marcum Brown was a staff member for the University of Kentucky's yearbook "The Kentuckian" for two years beginning in 1967 before becoming editor for the 1969 yearbook. She also was a contributor to the "blue tail fly" in 1969 and 1970.This interview discusses the 2020 pandemic, importance of radio in 1960s, local politics, the beginning of the Vietnam War, the Cold War, President John F. Kennedy's assassination, and school integration.

Interview Accession

2020oh0284_ukty0115

Interviewee Name

Gretchen Marcum Brown

Interviewer Name

Jeffrey Suchanek

Interview Date

2020-04-17

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Brown, Gretchen Marcum Interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. 17 Apr. 2020. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Brown, G.M. (2020, April 17). Interview by J. Suchanek. University of Kentucky: The Turbulent Years (1965-1975) Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Brown, Gretchen Marcum, interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. April 17, 2020, University of Kentucky: The Turbulent Years (1965-1975) Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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