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Keckeisen, Jim, 1932-. Oral History Interview, 20 October and 5 November 1990.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1425

Overview

The Jim Keckeisen collection contains an audiocassette, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an interview conducted between Keckeisen and Mechthild Becker during the fall of 1990. Keckeisen worked as an English and Social Studies teacher between 1957 and 1986. Following 1986, he became the staff development coordinator for the Mankato School District. In the interview, Keckeisen discussed the changes that occurred in his profession during his career. He noted the changes in students’ attitudes and the diminished time allocated for instructional purposes. Additionally, Keckeisen discussed the relationships among administrators, faculty, students and their families, and the surrounding community.

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

Dates

  • 1990-10-20
  • 1990-11-05

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

Jim Keckeisen donated this collection in November 1990.

Creator

Title
Keckeisen, Jim, 1932-. Oral History Interview, 20 October and 5 November 1990.
Status
Completed
Author
Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid
Date
2002-10
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