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Bourbon County, Kentucky African American Oral History Project

Project Summary

In this project, African Americans in Paris, Kentucky and surrounding areas in Bourbon County share their memories, life experiences, and the local history of African Americans. Their stories include the retelling of oral histories that have been handed down from previous generations. They touch on a variety of subjects including church and religion, race relations, civil rights, employment, school segregation, integration, northern migration, and the legacy they hope to leave behind. Interviewees include those who were born in Bourbon County, as well as those who moved to Bourbon later in life.

Project Code

bcaa


Interviews in this Project (10 Total):

Interview Accession Number: 2010oh138_bcaa001
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh139_bcaa002
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh140_bcaa003
Interviewer: Reinette F. Jones
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh141_bcaa004
Interviewer: Reinette F. Jones
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh142_bcaa005
Interviewer: Reinette F. Jones
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh153_bcaa006
Interviewer: Reinette F. Jones
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2010oh154_bcaa007
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2011oh007_bcaa008
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: Restrictions Apply
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2011oh206_bcaa009
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: No Restrictions
Access:
Interview Accession Number: 2011oh207_bcaa010
Interviewer: Kellie Scott
Restrictions: No Restrictions
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