Interview with William B. "Bill" Keightley, October 28, 2005

Project: University of Kentucky Athletics: William B. Keightley Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Keightley discusses the rural schools he attended as a child, Kavanaugh High School in Lawrenceburg (Ky.), and his recollections of teacher and administrator of that school, Mrs. Rhoda Kavanaugh. He recalls his high school basketball career, teammates, opposing players and coaches, as well as differences in the game and in equipment between that era and today's. Keightley concludes with remembrances of Pearl Harbor and the effects of World War II on his daily life, including being drafted as a Marine in 1945.

Interview Accession

2005oh101_af694

Interviewee Name

William B. "Bill" Keightley

Interviewer Name

Jeffrey Suchanek

Interview Date

2005-10-28

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Keightley, William B. Interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. 28 Oct. 2005. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Keightley, W.B. (2005, October 28). Interview by J. Suchanek. University of Kentucky Athletics: William B. Keightley Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Keightley, William B., interview by Jeffrey Suchanek. October 28, 2005, University of Kentucky Athletics: William B. Keightley Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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