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Interview Summary

In this interview, James Collier, an advocate for a four-year liberal arts college in Elizabethtown, Kentucky in 1955, relates how the town became part of the new statewide community college system instead. Collier discusses the political and economic factors which led to the growth of the community college system in the early 1960s; his views on how that system was administered by the University of Kentucky; and reflects on the general state of education in the state.

Interview Accession

2004oh102_kh687

Interviewee Name

James M. Collier

Interviewer Name

Adina O'Hara

Interview Date

2004-07-07

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Collier, James M. Interview by Adina O'Hara. 07 Jul. 2004. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Collier, J.M. (2004, July 07). Interview by A. O'Hara. Community Colleges of Kentucky: History of Kentucky's Community Colleges Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Collier, James M., interview by Adina O'Hara. July 07, 2004, Community Colleges of Kentucky: History of Kentucky's Community Colleges Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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