Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Oral History Project: Mattie Jones

Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame Oral History Project: Mattie Jones

In partnership with the Kentucky Human Rights Commission and the University of Kentucky’s Office of Community Engagement, the Nunn Center is honored to celebrate the Kentucky Civil Rights Hall of Fame inductees and capture their stories in their own words. The...
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Interview Spotlight: Stephanie Murphy, From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project

Interview Spotlight: Stephanie Murphy, From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project

The Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History’s “From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project”  is an ongoing oral history project documenting Kentucky’s student veterans and their individual experiences during the Iraq and Afghanistan Wa...
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70 Years Ago, Marshall Webb Carved his Name in a Wall in Tremensuoli, Italy

70 Years Ago, Marshall Webb Carved his Name in a Wall in Tremensuoli, Italy

This video tells the recent story of one researcher’s discovery, connecting a name carved in the wall in the small town of Tremensuoli, Italy in 1944 to an archived oral history interview with Marshall Webb of Campbellsville, Kentucky, and the...
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Nunn Center Interviews Actor Steve Zahn About Supporting Veterans

Nunn Center Interviews Actor Steve Zahn About Supporting Veterans

The Nunn Center has conducted numerous interviews over the years with veterans who fought in wars ranging from World War I, and World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, up to the present wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Typically...
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Senator Wendell Ford and Government Shutdown

Senator Wendell Ford and Government Shutdown

The latest episode of Saving Stories on WUKY features Nunn Center Director Doug Boyd talking to Alan Lytle about an oral history interview with Senator Wendell H. Ford featuring a frank discussion about political gridlock, compromise and government shutdown. ...
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