Interview with Ronald Connelley

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  • Identifier: 1986 OH 121
  • Date: 8/7/1986
  • 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.
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  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.
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Citation

“Interview with Ronald Connelley,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed April 1, 2020, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/63.