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Eckart, Wayne M., 1937-. Oral History Interview, 23 and 30 November 1987

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1451

Overview

The Wayne Eckart collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Eckart and Jeffery Gallup during the fall of 1987. Eckart began his career as a science teacher at Welcome, Minnesota (1967-1970). Following his experience at Welcome, Eckart completed a master's degree and was hired to teach at the Waldorf-Pemberton public school in 1972. In the interview, Eckart discussed the changes that occurred during his career. He mentioned changes in teaching methods, warning students about safety regulations and possible hazards, budgets, school messaging systems, and community expectations.

This oral history interview was conducted as a requirement for the graduate level Educational Foundations course entitled History of Education in American Culture at Mankato State University in Mankato, Minnesota.

Dates

  • 1987-11-23
  • 1987-11-30

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.

Extent

1.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Wayne Eckart donated this collection in November 1987.

Creator

Title
Eckart, Wayne M., 1937-. Oral History Interview, 23 and 30 November 1987
Status
Completed
Author
Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection and developed the finding aid
Date
2002-11
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