Saving Stories

Saving Stories
5:50 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

Saving Stories Remembers Master Distiller Elmer T. Lee

Master Distiller Elmer T. Lee of Buffalo Trace Distillery passed away this week at the age of 93.
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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In this edition of Saving Stories, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History Director Dr. Doug Boyd plays highlights from a 2008 interview with the late Elmer T. Lee.  The Master Distiller Emeritus of Buffalo Trace Distillery passed away this week at the age of 93.

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Saving Stories
9:34 am
Tue January 29, 2013

Saving Stories Remembers Stan "The Man" Musial

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In this edition of Saving Stories, Dr. Doug Boyd, director of the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries talks with Alan Lytle about a new project involving some of Major League Baseball's All-Time Greats including Stan Musial who passed away earlier this month.

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Saving Stories
6:09 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Nunn Center Works To Save Veterans' Stories

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In this special edition of Saving Stories with Dr. Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries provides and update on the From Combat To Kentucky project involving veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Saving Stories
9:40 am
Sat November 3, 2012

Negative Campaigning A Mainstay In Kentucky

Kentucky Governor Ned Breathitt
Credit Nunn Center

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In this updated segment of Saving Stories Alan Lytle chats with Dr. Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral Histories in the UK Libraries, and Tracy Campbell with the Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Research Center about the infamous 1963 Kentucky Gubernatorial Primary between Ned Breathitt and A.B. "Happy" Chandler.

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Saving Stories
9:00 am
Tue August 28, 2012

Saving Stories Commemorates The Passing Of CAP Founder Fr. Ralph Beiting

LEXINGTON, Ky. - In this edition of Saving Stories, Dr. Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries shares excerpts of an interview with Christian Appalachian Project founder, Father Ralph Beiting who passed away earlier this month at the age of 88.

Saving Stories
9:54 am
Thu February 9, 2012

Saving Stories Remembers The Greensboro Sit-Ins

Lexington, KY – In this special Black History Month edition of Saving Stories, Dr. Doug Boyd from UK Libraries' Nunn Center for Oral History, and Alan Lytle talk about a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights Movement. Hear rare audio from one of the young college students who defiantly demanded service at a Woolworth's Department Store lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Saving Stories
2:52 pm
Fri January 13, 2012

Saving Stories Remembers MLK

Lexington, KY – In this special holiday edition of Saving Stories we return to a fascinating interview between Dr. Martin Luther King and celebrated Kentucky author, Robert Penn Warren. Here the two discuss the social theories of "gradualism" and "freedom now".

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Saving Stories
10:31 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Saving Stories Pays Tribute To Veterans

Lexington, KY – In this edition of "Saving Stories" Dr. Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History in the UK Libraries shares a stirring account of one on one combat from a World War II Veteran.

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Saving Stories
2:11 pm
Mon October 10, 2011

Past UK Presidents Topic Of Much Discussion

Lexington, KY – In this installment of Saving Stories, Dr. Doug Boyd and Alan Lytle discuss the similarities faced by UK Presidents Eli Capilouto and Frank McVey.

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Saving Stories
12:06 pm
Mon August 1, 2011

Saving Stories Recalls Crawfish Bottom

Lexington, KY – In this episode of Saving Stories, Dr. Doug Boyd talks about his new book that chronicles the rise and fall of a nearly forgotten, and mischaracterized Frankfort neighborhood.

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