Interview with Sidney S. Farr, August 17, 1993

Project: Appalachia: War On Poverty Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Sidney Farr was the associate editor of the Council of the Southern Mountains publication, 'Mountain Life & Work', beginning in the 1960s. In this interview she discusses her educational background and how she came to study at Berea College. She talks about working for the Council of the Southern Mountains and discusses their split from the Appalachian Volunteers. She talks about her opinion of the outside volunteers as someone from the Appalachian region and whether the War on Poverty had any lasting impact in the area. She also discusses several books she has written and published.

Interview Accession

1993oh336_app393

Interviewee Name

Sidney S. Farr

Interviewer Name

Margaret L. Brown

Interview Date

1993-08-17

Interview Keyword

anti-poverty organizations

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Farr, Sidney S. Interview by Margaret L. Brown. 17 Aug. 1993. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Farr, S.S. (1993, August 17). Interview by M. L. Brown. Appalachia: War On Poverty Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Farr, Sidney S., interview by Margaret L. Brown. August 17, 1993, Appalachia: War On Poverty Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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