Interview with Wilson Bond

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Identifier

1978 OH 060

Date

4/7/1978

Description

Mr. Wilson Bond was born in Richmond, Kentucky. He attended Center College and the University of Michigan. Mr. Bond was the principal architect of the building boom at Eastern during the 1960's.

Rights

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

Title

Interview with Wilson Bond

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Ellis, William E.

Interviewee

Bond, Wilson

Location

Lexington, KY

Duration

:34:58

Time Summary

0-0:50 Interviewer's introduction
0:50-02:40 Pause in Tape
02:40-03:40 Mr. Bond's first meeting with Dr. Martin
04:30-07:05 Dr. Martin's role as Director of Finance
07:05-10:45 Dr. Martin's planning and the construction of buildings on Eastern's campus- the building program in general
10:45-11:40 The process of obtaining an architect
11:40-15:10 Dr. Martin's role in the planning of buildings
15:10-16:20 Obstructions to Dr. Martin's building program
16:20-19:30 Bond compares Doran's building program with Martin's building program
19:30-28:35 Martin's role in the building construction process- design problems
28:35-31:10 The governor's role in the building process and the role of the Council on Public Higher Education
31:10-34:00 The decline of construction of buildings at universities
34:0-35:20 Bond's impression of Martin's election to the state senate
35:20-36:10 Final remarks by Mr. Bond
36:10 End of Tape

Restrictions

no

Collection

Citation

“Interview with Wilson Bond,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 21, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/639.

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