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0:32 - Introduction

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Partial Transcript: Let me get your full name first.

Segment Synopsis: Shelton states her full name and provides her date of birth. Her family move to Silver Grove because her father was employed with the railroad.

Keywords: Silver Grove, Kentucky; Trinity, Kentucky

Subjects: Silver Grove (Ky.)

1:40 - Moving

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Partial Transcript: How long did you live there?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton discusses leaving Silver Grove and moving to Ohio in 1939.

Keywords: Cincinnati, Ohio; Fort Thomas, Kentucky; Hamilton, Ohio; Railroad; Silver Grove, Kentucky

Subjects: Railroads--Employees Silver Grove (Ky.)

3:26 - Silver Grove, Kentucky

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Partial Transcript: What's your first memory of Silver Grove?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton describes living in Silver Grove.

Keywords: Drug store; Family doctor; Live music; Pavilion; Railroad; School; Siblings; Silver Grove, Kentucky; Taylor Park; Typhoid fever; Vaccinations

Subjects: Brothers and sisters Parks--Public use Railroad passes Railroad stations School buildings Silver Grove (Ky.) Typhoid fever--Vaccination Vaccinations

7:02 - 1937 Flood

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Partial Transcript: Tell me about the flood, since you mentioned it.

Segment Synopsis: Shelton discusses her experience of living through a major flood in 1937. She describes the damage it caused.

Keywords: Flood damage; Newport, Kentucky; Siblings; Silver Grove, Kentucky

Subjects: Brothers and sisters Flood damage Silver Grove (Ky.)

12:00 - School and Family

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Partial Transcript: What was the school like?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton discusses her education and dropping out of school. She describes the recreation in Silver Grove.

Keywords: Bus; Family; Pavilion; Railroad; Silver Grove, Kentucky; Taylor Park

Subjects: Bus travel Family Parks--Public use Railroad stations Railroads--Employees Silver Grove (Ky.)

17:48 - Employment and Marriage

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Partial Transcript: What uh, what did you do after you dropped out of school?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton discusses employment and moving to Ohio after getting married.

Keywords: Bar; Dance hall; Hamilton, Ohio; Live band; Marriage; Silver Grove, Kentucky; Waitress

Subjects: Children Dance halls Marriage Silver Grove (Ky.) Waitresses

22:22 - Great Depression and Recreation

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Partial Transcript: What uh, what really stands out in your memory about the town when you were growing up?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton discusses living in Silver Grove during the Great Depression. She also describes what forms of recreation and entertainment there were in the area.

Keywords: Baptist church; Coal furnace; Great Depression; Hobos; Model A Ford; Movie theater; Newport, Kentucky; Player piano; Radio; Railroad; Saloon; Silver Grove, Kentucky; Sleigh riding

Subjects: Baptists Ford Model A Automobile Motion picutres theaters Railroad motorcars Railroad stations Silver Grove (Ky.) Tramps

35:22 - Closing Remarks

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Partial Transcript: Who are some of the people that we might interview about Silver Grove?

Segment Synopsis: Shelton remarks on how nice it was to grow up in Silver Grove.

Keywords: Silver Grove, Kentucky

Subjects: Silver Grove (Ky.)