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Olson, Madge L., 1900-1996. Oral History Interview, 20 October and 1 December 1990.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1429

Overview

The Madge L. Olson collection contains an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, a transcript, and an interpretive essay by Melody Kukk concerning her interview with Olson during October and December 1990. In the interview, Olson discussed her career as an elementary school teacher at rural and city schools and in public and private institutions between 1919 and 1988. Olson focused on the changes that have occurred during her years of experience. She discussed the breakdown of discipline, school desegregation and bussing, the need for more religion in education, and her success as an educator.

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
  • 1990-12-01

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

Madge L. Olson donated this collection in November 1990.

Creator

Title
Olson, Madge L., 1900-1996. Oral History Interview, 20 October and 1 December 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