Supreme Court Justice Stanley Reed Oral History Project

Supreme Court Justice Stanley Reed Oral History Project

Today in 1788 (June 21)  the US Constitution was ratified. The Nunn Center  has very strong collections pertaining to government and public policy–including extensive oral history  collections with two Supreme Court Justices–Fred Vinson and Stanley Reed who were both from...
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MLB’s Bobby Thompson Remembers the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World”

MLB’s Bobby Thompson Remembers the “Shot Heard ‘Round the World”

Before moving to San Francisco, Major League Baseball’s Giants were in New York. Thanks to retired UK archivist and scholar Bill Marshall who wrote Baseball’s Pivotal Era, 1945-1951, the Louie B.  Nunn Center for Oral History at University of Kent...
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From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project

From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project

The Nunn Center has produced an informational video about the From Combat to Kentucky Oral History Project.  From Combat to Kentucky: Interviews with Student Veterans is an award-winning oral history project that documents the stories of veterans of Operation...
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March Madness 2012: University of Kentucky Basketball

March Madness 2012: University of Kentucky Basketball

In celebration of the University of Kentucky’s appearance in the 2012 NCAA men’s basketball tournament, we are uploading the video created to raise awareness for the Big Blue Sports Archive initiative. Celebrate the tradition of Kentucky basketball...
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Oral History Interview about December 8, 1941, the Day After Pearl Harbor

On the day after the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 8, 1941, the Japanese attacked Clark Field in the Philippines. The Nunn Center has an interview in its Colonel Arthur L. Kelly Veterans Oral History Collection with Morgan French about this...
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