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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning West Virginia business history. Lake Polan III discusses: the history of the tobacco business and how it came to Huntington; the process of selling tobacco; different types and grades of tobacco; and individuals such as Jack Knight.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-312.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-312, Huntington, WV.
Library of Congress Subjects
Polan, Lake, III, -- Autobiography.
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