Interview with J. Thaxter Sims, March 15th, 1976
Part of Earle C. Clements Oral History Project
- Interview with J. Thaxter Sims, March 15th, 1976
- J. Thaxter Sims; interviewee. Terry L. Birdwhistell; interviewer.
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- In this interview, J. Thaxter Sims, former campaign chairman for Senator Earle C. Clements' gubernatorial campaign, discusses Clements', Clements' campaign, and Kentucky politicians. He discusses Clements campaign style, oratory abilities, and the factionalism within the Democratic Party of Kentucky. Sims also discusses Clements’ activities after the loss of his senate seat in 1956.
- Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
- University of Kentucky
- Governors, Politicians, Legislators, Legislators--United States, Sims, J. Thaxter, Sims, J. Thaxter--Interviews, Clements, Earle C. (Earle Chester), 1896-1985, Kentucky. Governor (1947-1950 : Clements), Politicians--United States
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