From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

African American Farmers Oral History Project (Kentucky)

The following information comes from the description in the SPOKE Database. "This project contains interviews concerning the experiences of African American farmers and their families in Kentucky. Topics include sharecropping, tobacco, cattle, women's roles on the farm, farm techniques, dairy farming, tenant farming, education, segregation."

*For more information on African American farmers in Kentucky see "Upside down from the word go": Kentucky's black farmers speak out on the issue of land loss (thesis) by W. J. Wright.

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“African American Farmers Oral History Project (Kentucky),” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 14, 2024,

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