Eugene Crowder; Tammy Johnson; Marshall University. Oral History of Appalachia Program.
|注意：||This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia.|
|描述：||tape: audiotape reel Transcript: 22 pages|
|責任：||conducted by Tammy Johnson.|
In this interview, Mr. Crowder discusses: his service in the Navy; a brief section on World War II and Japan; working for a coal company and life in a mining town; working for Central Glass Company and General Glass (where he stayed for about 40 years); African Americans in the Navy; discrimination and stereotypes; living with his grandmother (who was his legal guardian after his mother died); his family; his education; West Virginia politics & politicians; mountaintop removal mining; and other topics.
- Crowder, Eugene, -- 1922- -- Autobiography.
- Central Glass Co. (Wheeling, W. Va.) -- Oral Histories.
- General Glass -- Oral Histories.
- United States. -- Navy -- Oral histories.
- Coal mines and mining -- West Virginia -- Oral histories.
- Glass factories -- West Virginia -- Oral histories.
- Strip mining -- West Virginia -- Oral Histories.
- African Americans -- West Virginia -- Oral histories.
- Politics and government -- West Virginia -- Oral histories.