Interview with Ronald Connelley

Dublin Core

Identifier

1986 OH 121

Date

8/7/1986

Description

This is an unrehearsed taped interview with Ronald Connelley, Alumni of Eastern Kentucky University graduating in the early 1930's. Mr. Connelley discusses his days spent at EKU.

Rights

Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.

Title

Interview with Ronald Connelley

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Ellis, William E.

Interviewee

Connelley,

Location

Frankfort, KY

Duration

:37:18

Time Summary

00:00 - 01:20 Introduction
01:20 - 02:10 Ronald Connelley an Alumni of Eastern Kentucky University graduating in the early 1930's. Mr. Connelley was born February 14, 1906, Dry Ridge, Grant County, Kentucky.
02:10 - 04:10 Discussed educational background.
04:10 - 06:40 Discussed growing up years and working in Mercantile business with Father.
06:40 - 11:00 Continued with stories of educational background also playing basketball.
11:00 - 14:00 Comments on first teaching job.
14:00 - 16:00 Discussed first impression of EKU.
16:00 - 20:00 Discusses Faculty.
20:00 - 22:00 Comments on pitching baseball on weekends to help support his education.
22:00 - 23:00 Reminiscences about mates.
23:00 - 27:00 Talks about his entering service as an enlisted man.
27:00 - 31:00 Discusses his teaching career.
31:00 - 40:00 Continued discussion of teaching.

Restrictions

none

Collection

Citation

“Interview with Ronald Connelley,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed June 23, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/63.

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