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This interview is one of series conducted concerning the Oral History of Appalachia. Mrs. Moore was interviewed by her granddaughter and discusses: her husband's service in the Navy during World War II; Pearl Harbor; life during the war; food and gas rationing; her childhood in Clay County, WV; food and cooking; a brief discussion of herbs and teas used for illnesses; life in the coal fields before the war; life after her husband's retirement from the railroad; some aspects of Clay County History and genealogy; as well as other topics. Mr. & Mrs. Moore were named WV History Heroes shortly before Mr. Moore's death in March of 1998.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-578.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-578, Huntington, WV.