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John S. Hager Oral History Project

Project Summary

Interviewee John S. Hager, a native of Owensboro, Kentucky, was born in 1927. He attended Princeton University and the Michigan College of Law, after which he pursued a career as a lawyer. In 1973, Hager began working at his family's newspaper, and became very active in the Owensboro community. In this interview, Hager talks specifically about his childhood and education, life in Owensboro, his parents' careers and character, and his interest in journalism.

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Project LC Subject

Family--history   Journalism   Owensboro (Ky.)

Interviews in this Project (1 Total):

Interview Accession Number: 2001oh041_jsh001
Interviewer: Terry L. Birdwhistell
Restrictions: No Restrictions