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Tacheny, Christine G. (Schneider), 1920-2009. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2004.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1718

Overview

The Tacheny collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Tacheny and Grace Mlady in 2004. In this interview, Tacheny talks about her service in the United States Army Nurse Corp during World War II. Christine served in France and Germany during the War. She was in the war from 1944 until 1946. The interview also includes descriptions of her life in Mankato, Minnesota following the war, including her work as a nurse. Also in the collection are copies of photographs from her time in service as well as a brief timeline of her time in service.

This oral history interview was conducted as part of the South Central Minnesota Veterans History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota Historical Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Dates

  • 2004-02-18

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

Christine G. (nee Schneider) Tacheny was born in San Juan, Texas on June 30, 1920. Christine served in the United States Army Nurse Corps in the 180 General Hospital during World War II. Christine served in France and Germany. Her highest rank during service was 1st Lieutenant. Christine lived on a farm in rural Mankato, MN.

Extent

2.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Christine G. Tacheny donated this collection on February 18, 2004.

Creator

Title
Tacheny, Christine G. (Schneider), 1920-2009. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2004.
Status
Completed
Author
Andrew Cole processed this collection
Date
2009-09
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