Interview with William Peterson, August 31, 1983

Project: Family Farms of Kentucky: Burley Tobacco Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Bill Peterson, an agricultural extension agent in Mason County, Kentucky, discusses his work with tobacco farmers. He describes every stage of the tobacco growing process, from preparing the beds to packaging the harvest, and explains his role as an educator and diagnostician.

Interview Accession

1995oh169_ff499

Interviewee Name

William Peterson

Interviewer Name

John Klee

Interview Date

1983-08-31

Interview Keyword

Heritage farms

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Peterson, William Interview by John Klee. 31 Aug. 1983. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Peterson, W. (1983, August 31). Interview by J. Klee. Family Farms of Kentucky: Burley Tobacco Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Peterson, William, interview by John Klee. August 31, 1983, Family Farms of Kentucky: Burley Tobacco Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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