R. Wayne Gill's Oral History

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Title

R. Wayne Gill's Oral History

Subject

R. Wayne Gill
Hank Gill
Betty Turnell
oral history
recording
interview
Decatur, IL
Millikin University
childhood
Flora, IL
Dr. Claire A. Garber
Powers Building
Millikin National Bank
James Millikin
Jimmy Ashmore
Athletic Director
coach
Gastman School
Decatur High School
World War I
Student Army Training Corps
"Stuck at Taylor's College"
Dr. Albert Taylor
chemistry
changes to Millikin University
School of Music
Gorin Library
business manager
World War II veterans
barracks
Aston Hall
Albert Taylor Hall
Liberal Arts Building
Presbyterian Church
vocational training
Professor L.M. Cole
Industrial Arts Department
engineering
manual training
forging
Professor Townsley
academy
Grace Patton Conant
Davida McCaslin
Charlene Wood
Clyde Hart
Dr. William Casey
Dr. John C. Hessler
William Henderson
Dr. Tyler
Dr. Fellows
Dr. Malone
Dr. McKay
Dr. J. Roger Miller
Scovill Science Hall
Bill Muer's assistant
Bethany College
West Virginia
Norman Wann
Northwestern Military and Naval Academy
Lake Geneva, WI
basketball and track coach
recreation department
Superintendent of Recreation
City of Decatur
G.I. Bill
dormitories
Kirkland Fine Arts Center
Griswold Physical Education Center
Secretary-Treasurer
retirement
Business Manager Emeritus

Description

This is the oral history of R. Wayne Gill. He was interviewed by Betty Turnell in March 1980. The interview includes his time at Millikin University both as a student and an employee.

Creator

Interviewee: R. Wayne Gill
Interviewer: Betty Turnell

Source

R. Wayne Gill

Publisher

Decatur Public Library, Decatur, IL

Date

March 1980

Contributor

Betty Turnell

Rights

The Decatur Public Library owns and maintains all copyright on materials featured on omeka.decaturlibrary.org. These materials cannot be used without prior consent. Please contact the Local History Room at the Decatur Public Library for more information.

Relation

Millikin University

Format

.mp3
.pdf

Language

English

Type

oral history

Identifier

OH84

Coverage

oral history, recording, R. Wayne Gill, Betty Turnell

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Betty Turnell

Interviewee

R. Wayne Gill

Location

Decatur, IL

Transcription

see .pdf

Original Format

cassette tape

Duration

24:25

Bit Rate/Frequency

unknown

Time Summary

unknown

Collection

Citation

Interviewee: R. Wayne Gill Interviewer: Betty Turnell , “R. Wayne Gill's Oral History,” Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection, accessed July 2, 2022, http://omeka.decaturlibrary.org/items/show/5012.