Field, Roger M., 1934-. Oral History Interview, 2007
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.
- Field, Roger M., 1934- (Interviewee, Person)
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.
Language of Materials
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Roger M. Field donated this collection on July 13, 2007.
- Field, Roger M., 1934-. Oral History Interview, 2007
- Mee Xiong processed this collection
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
Part of the Southern Minnesota Historical Center Repository
Minnesota State University, Mankato
PO Box 8419
Mankato MN 56002-8419 US