Interview with Edward Owens, Jr., June 26, 1978

Project: Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Mr. Owens came to Lexington in 1938. He discusses his work experiences and education. The Supervisor of Documentation and Supply at the Lexington Army Depot, Mr. Owens also details the racial situation at the Army Depot during the 1940s and 1950s and during the civil rights movement.

Interview Accession

1978oh092_kh054

Interviewee Name

Edward Owens, Jr.

Interviewer Name

Edward Owens, III

Interview Date

1978-06-26

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Owens, Edward, Jr. Interview by Edward Owens, III. 26 Jun. 1978. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Owens, E., Jr. (1978, June 26). Interview by E. O. III. Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Owens, Edward, Jr., interview by Edward Owens, III. June 26, 1978, Blacks in Lexington Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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