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Boettcher, Brian E., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1730


The Brian E. Boettcher collection consists of an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and a biographical form and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Boettcher and Marsha Danielson in January 2007. Boettcher attended Mankato State College for two years and graduated in 1962. In this interview, Boettcher talks about his family, his experience as a student at Mankato State College, and his experience as a faculty member at Minnesota State University.

This oral history interview was conducted as part of the Tell Your MSU Story Oral History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota Historical Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato.


  • 2007-01-09


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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

Brian E. Boettcher was born June 13, 1940 in Austin, Minnesota. He graduated high school in Austin, attended Austin Community College for two years, transferred to Mankato State College, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1962. He married LaDonna Boettcher in 1973 and they had two sons, one of whom graduated from Minnesota State University. While at Mankato State College, Boettcher was involved in many student activities, including holding a leadership position at a fraternity. After graduation, Boettcher was a teacher for many years and eventually became a superintendent in school districts in MN and WI. Boettcher worked at Mankato State University as a professor in the College of Education beginning in 1988 and retired in 2003.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Brian E. Boettcher donated this collection on January 9, 2007.


Boettcher, Brian E., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007.
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Repository Details

Part of the Southern Minnesota Historical Center Repository

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Memorial Library
PO Box 8419
Mankato MN 56002-8419 US