Interview with Scott Miller, Jr., March 6, 2006

Project: Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project

Interview Summary

Miller (Senate, 1958-1972; 36th district; Republican) recounts growing up during the Great Depression, his family's socio-economic status, and his views of the New Deal. He describes life during World War II, listening to the radio, rationing, and eventually joining the Navy. He details his experience heading the Kentucky Un-American Activities Committee during the sixties. He recounts campaigning for John Sherman Cooper, campaigning for his own seat, his early years in the legislature, his views on Vietnam, civil rights, Lyndon B. Johnson, and lobbyists. He gives his impressions of Georgia Powers, Marlow Cook and Wilson Wyatt. Part 2 of 2.

Interview Accession

2006oh042_leg097

Interviewee Name

Scott Miller, Jr.

Interviewer Name

Jan Romond

Interview Date

2006-03-06

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Miller, Scott, Jr. Interview by Jan Romond. 06 Mar. 2006. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Miller, S., Jr. (2006, March 06). Interview by J. Romond. Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Miller, Scott, Jr., interview by Jan Romond. March 06, 2006, Kentucky Legislature Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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