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Field, Roger M., 1934-. Oral History Interview, 2007

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1750

Overview

The Roger M. Field collection consists of one audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and a biographical form and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Field and Leslie Peterson in July 2007. Field was a student at Mankato State Teachers College’s Wilson Campus School from Kindergarten through 9th grade and is a graduate of Mankato State College. In this interview, Field talks about his family, his education, and his time as a teacher and elementary school principal.

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.

Dates

  • 2007

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

Roger M. Field was born May 16, 1934 in Mankato. From Kindergarten through 9th grade Field attended Wilson Campus School. After graduating from Mankato High School he attended Mankato State College where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1957 and a master’s degree in 1964. He credits learning to successfully manage the college’s athletic teams from Bob Otto and Rummy Macias. Field taught for 8 years. He then was a Rochester, Minnesota elementary school principal for 25 years. He married Fran not long after graduating from college.

Extent

1.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Roger M. Field donated this collection on July 13, 2007.

Creator

Title
Field, Roger M., 1934-. Oral History Interview, 2007
Status
Completed
Author
Mee Xiong processed this collection
Date
2016-03
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