The former Dean of Libraries at the University of Louisville discusses his career prior to coming to Louisville, as well as developments in the University of Louisville library system while he served as head from 1971 until 1982.
Lyon, a long time professor of brass and music theory at the University of Louisville School of Music, recalls changes within the school and at the University from the time he came in 1938 until his retirement in 1985. During the 1938-1958 years, he headed the University's bands, including the marching band. He has several interesting stories from that experience. He also discusses his role as part-time pastor of Louisville area Churches of Christ from 1943 on.
This interview focuses on the growth of the college library through the recollections of Schneider, Librarian Emerita of the University of Louisville.