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Train, Mabel Amanda Pond, 1872 - 1940. Papers, 1892.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0180

Overview

This collection consists of items pertaining to Mabel Amanda (Pond) Train, an 1892 graduate of the Mankato Normal School. A photograph of Mabel (Pond) Train at the time of her graduation, a program of commencement week activities, and the diploma she received are all part of the collection.

Dates

  • Other: 1872-1940

Biographical / Historical

Mabel Amanda Pond was bom in Kasson, Minnesota, in September 1872. She graduated from the Mankato Normal School in 1892, and taught for several years in Luverne, Minnesota. She married George Train in Kasson in April 1898.

The couple moved to Chisholm, Minnesota from Duluth in 1905. Train was active in many civic and social work groups in the Chisholm area. She was a member of the Order of the Eastem Star, the Royal Neighbors, chairperson of the Ladies Aid at the Chisholm Methodist Church, and was active in the Girl Scouts and the area Red Cross.

Mabel Amanda Pond Train died in 1940 in Chisholm, MN.

Extent

3.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Shirley V. Boughton donated this collection in January 2001.
Title
Train, Mabel Amanda Pond, 1872 - 1940. Papers, 1892.
Status
Completed
Author
Robert Russell
Date
2001-03
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