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Siebrass, Hershel (Hersh), 1932-2017. Oral History Interview, 24 January and 23 February 1991.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1436

Overview

The Hershel (Hersh) Siebrass collection consists of an oral history with Siebrass and Lois A. Jahnke, an interpretive essay by Jahnke about the historical significance of the Siebrass interview, a photograph of Siebrass and a newspaper opinion piece written by Siebrass. During the interview between Siebrass and Jahnke, Siebrass discussed the changes that have occurred at Mankato West High School in Mankato, Minnesota since he was hired to teach biology in 1961. He focused on the changing roles and relationships among principals, teachers, educational organizations, counselors, students, parents, 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

  • 1991-01-24 to 1991-02-23

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

.5 Cubic Feet (3 Folders 2 Audio cassettes 2 Compact Discs (CDs))

2 Cassettes

3 folders

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Hershel Siebrass donated this collection in January 1991.

Creator

Title
Siebrass, Hershel (Hersh), 1932-2017. Oral History Interview, 24 January and 23 February 1991.
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