This special episode features an interview from the digital oral histories found online in Berea College’s Special Collections. The subject of the interview is Bethel Cornette from Perry County. The interview was conducted and recorded by David T. Evans, a then-student at Berea College, for a class lead Dr. Richard Drake. The interview was conducted in January, 1973. Enjoy!
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Below are links related to this episode:
Here is a link to the ‘Search Page’ that also has the contact information for Berea College Special Collections. Start Here.
Here is the page that the interview of Bethel Cornette came from: Click Here.
Look for Item One in Box One on that page. You should see the name ‘Bethel Cornette’ listed there.
‘What?’ You say??? There is a part two of Bethel’s interview??? Yes, there is! Simply Click Here to go to the page to find the online player for the second half of the interview. Just click on the play button and listen.
Here is the magic of what you just did.
You now know where the Special Collection Search Page is. You know how to scroll down a page to find something specific you are interested in, and then click on the play button and listen.
You have all the skills to discover all the gems that the Special Collections has to offer online!
Let us know what you find!!!