|Title||City of Hampton Consolidation|
|Credit line||Courtesy of Hardy Cash.|
|Collection||Oral History Collection|
|Object Type||Digital Gift|
|Narrator's name||Hardy Cash|
|Description/Scope & Content||Oral history interview with Hardy Cash, interviewed by Mike Cobb, recorded March 28, 2015, at Hunt for Hampton History. The narrator describes his experience in the consolidation of Elizabeth City County and the City of Hampton (1952), including first City Manager William "Bill" Coburn, City Manager Ed Johnson, mayors Ann Kilgore and Charlie Wornom, and city official Tommy Chisman. Topics discussed also include the naming of Settlers' Landing Road, redevelopment, and city projects such as the Virginia Air & Space Center and the Hampton Coliseum.|
|Interview place||Hampton History Museum|
|Length of Interview||00:22:08|
|Extent of Description||
Master video file (mp4)
Web access video file (mp4)
Cash, Hardy W.
Kilgore, Ann H., Mayor (Mrs. Edwin C.)
Wornom, Charles A.
Coburn, William S.
Redevelopment of Hampton
Structure--Virginia Air & Space Center
|Notes||Oral history interviews are the personal memories and reflections of the narrator, and the Hampton History Museum cannot guarantee the accuracy of an interview's content. The views and opinions expressed by the narrator are not necessarily those of the Hampton History Museum or City of Hampton.|
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