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Berg, Mary Marcella, 1931-. Oral History Interview, 23 and 24 November 1984.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1509

Overview

The Mary Berg collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Berg and Tom Kramer, her son-in-law, in November 1984. In the interview, Berg, who taught at a rural school that was located between Claremont and Owatonna, Minnesota, discussed her experiences as a teacher during 1950-51. Berg talked about her typical day teaching, school curriculum, discipline and behavior, administrators, and the social life of a rural school teacher.

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

Dates

  • 1984-11-23
  • 1984-11-24

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

Mary Marcella Berg donated this collection in December 1984.

Creator

Title
Berg, Mary Marcella, 1931-. Oral History Interview, 23 and 24 November 1984.
Status
Completed
Author
Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection and developed the finding aid
Date
2003-01
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