Pondering Kentucky: The Magazine, Issue 24,

Project: Glen Bastin's Pondering Kentucky Oral History Project

Interview Summary

William McClure speaks with Bastin at the Berea Arts Festival about his work making wood shingles.

John Christian talks about the process of "water witching" to find underground springs.

Barry Metcalfe of the Kentucky Wheels Motorcycle Association talks about their community service work picking up trash along the highway.

Bastin talks about the history of the potential states of Cumberland and Franklin.

Ron Bryant talks about the origins of the word "hillbilly."

Peter McDonald speaks about the fundraising done by the Christian County Rotary Club's Annual Spring Auction.

Nickie Hughes gives Bastin a tour of the Kentucky Military History Museum and Bastin speaks with Sergeant Rodney Lawrence about procuring weapons for the museum.

This issue ends with biologist John McGregor talking about snake species in Kentucky.

Interview Accession

2012oh081_pk024

Interviewee Name

William McClure

John Christian

Barry Metcalfe

Ron Bryant

Peter McDonald

Nickie Hughes

Rodney Lawrence

John McGregor

Interviewer Name

Glen Bastin

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McClure, William Interview by Glen Bastin. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

McClure, W. (n.d.). Interview by G. Bastin. Glen Bastin's Pondering Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

McClure, William, interview by Glen Bastin. (n.d.), Glen Bastin's Pondering Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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