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Keefe, Edward A., 1911 - 1999. Oral History Interview, 1979.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0201

Overview

The Edward A. Keefe collection contains 2 audiocassettes, a CD duplicate of the audiocassettes, and a transcript of an interview conducted by Ronald M. Ginter with Keefe in the spring of 1979. In the interview, Keefe recalled his family's move from a farm into Owatonna and his teaching experiences in Magnolia, Little Falls, and Owatonna, Minnesota. Keefe discussed his teaching of industrial arts, social studies, and physical education along with athletics, discipline, economic conditions, and general recollections of school life between 1929 and 1941.

Dates

  • 1979

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

Edward A. Keefe was bom on 25 December 1911 in Waltham, Minnesota. He attended public schools in Owatonna, Minnesota and graduated from Mankato Teachers College in 1938. After graduating, he taught for one year in Magnolia, Minnesota and for two years in Little Falls, Minnesota. In 1942, Keefe retumed to Owatonna and remained educating students in the public school until he retired at the end of the 1975-1976 school year.

Extent

1.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Edward A. Keefe donated this collection in April 1979.

Source

Creator

Title
Keefe, Edward A., 1911 - 1999. Oral History Interview, 1979.
Status
Completed
Author
Rick Smith
Date
1979-09
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