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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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 Stan...
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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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