Interview with Virginia Langford, June 1, 2022

Project: Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project

  • Description
  • Play Interview
  • Rights & Request
  • Citation

Interview Summary

Virginia Langford is a lifelong resident of Mayfield, KY, with the exception of a short time she resided in Washington, D.C. She has also been a lifelong attendee of Fairview Missionary Baptist Church, which was amongst the oldest black historic churches in Mayfield. Langford shares her memories of Mayfield over the years, the events of the December 10, 2021 tornados, and the impact it had on her personally, for her family, and for her church community. Langford discusses the story of the destruction of her church building and the rebuilding process.

Interview Accession

2022oh1443_may0003

Interviewee Name

Virginia Langford

Interviewer Name

Rebecca Michelle Freihaut

Interview Date

2022-06-01

Interview Rights

All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

Interview Usage

Interviews may only be reproduced with permission from Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Restriction

No Restrictions


access interview in full screen  

Interviews may only be reproduced with permission from Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

All rights to the interviews, including but not restricted to legal title, copyrights and literary property rights, have been transferred to the University of Kentucky Libraries.

Add this interview to your cart in order to begin the process of requesting access to a copy of and/or permission to reproduce interview(s). 


Langford, Virginia Interview by Rebecca Michelle Freihaut. 01 Jun. 2022. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Langford, V. (2022, June 01). Interview by R. M. Freihaut. Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Langford, Virginia, interview by Rebecca Michelle Freihaut. June 01, 2022, Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





You may come across language in UK Libraries Special Collections Research Center collections and online resources that you find harmful or offensive. SCRC collects materials from different cultures and time periods to preserve and make available the historical record. These materials document the time period when they were created and the view of their creator. As a result, some may demonstrate racist and offensive views that do not reflect the values of UK Libraries.

If you find description with problematic language that you think SCRC should review, please contact us at SCRC@uky.edu.

Persistent Link for this Record: https://kentuckyoralhistory.org/ark:/16417/xt7tfxfp7hc1h