Interview with Billy Wade, May 6, 2022

Collection: Athens Oral History Project

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Description

Billy Wade was born in Athens in 1954. An active member in the community, he was influenced by figures such as athletes, coaches, and elders that helped shape his career into one of the most impactful coaches in Athens history. In this interview, Wade retells what he knows and what he learned about Athens Black sports history during his career and how the community has changed. He discusses at great length the athletes he worked with and his experiences with sports.

Date

2022-05-06

Identifier

RBRL361AOHP-043

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Duration

104 minutes



Citation

Billy Wade and William Breeding, “Interview with Billy Wade, May 6, 2022,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed June 12, 2024, https://georgiaoralhistory.libs.uga.edu/RBRL361AOHP/RBRL361AOHP-043.

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