Oral History Interviews - Stories of the Rivers: Elk & Kanawha

Life on the Kanawha and Elk rivers: recreation, floods, barges and rivermen, Coast Guard, Sternwheel Regatta, bridges. Bring us your best river-related stories and add them to the Charleston oral history archive. (If you would like to record an oral history on another topic, that is fine, too.)

Location: West Virginia Archives and History Library

The Culture Center

1900 Kanawha Blvd. E

Charleston, WV 25305

(304) 558-0230, ext. 742

June 25-27; Appointment time slots available from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Make an appt. with Susan Scouras, Archives Librarian, (304) 558-0230, ext. 742,

One hour interview with Eric Douglas

Interviewee receives copy of interview.

Excerpts may be used in an audio documentary.

Eric Douglas is a West Virginia author and documentarian. He has a degree in Journalism from Marshall University and a certificate in Documentary Arts from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. He has published a series of adventure novels as well as the West Virginia Voices of War documentary and a book on recording oral histories.


Sponsors: West Virginia Archives and History Library, WVDACH, FestivALL

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Twitter: @wvhistory

YouTube: West Virginia Archives and History Channel

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at 9:00am to 4:00pm

The Culture Center, 1900 Kanawha Blvd., E, Charleston, West Virginia


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