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Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1982. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1670

Overview

The Earle J. Wigley collection consists of an audiocassette tape and a CD duplicate of the audiocassette of an oral history interview conducted between Wigley and Joseph J. Loring on 2 July 1979. This interview covers Wigley’s recollections of the roles and responsibilities of the teacher during the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates

  • 1979-07-02

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Biographical / Historical

Earle J. Wigley was born 21 October 1903 near Lake Crystal, Minnesota. He attended Mankato State Teachers College for three years (1923-1926) before beginning his teaching career in the state of Washington in 1926. He moved to the Mankato, Minnesota area in 1931 and became a full-time faculty member at MSTC in 1933, where he served as teacher-coach-administrator for 37 years.

Extent

3.00 items

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Earle J. Wigley donated this collection on 2 July 1979.

Creator

Title
Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1982. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979.
Status
Completed
Author
Mee Xiong processed this collection
Date
2017-07
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Southern Minnesota Historical Center Repository

Contact:
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Memorial Library
PO Box 8419
Mankato MN 56002-8419 US
507-389-1029