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Thiesse, Sylvan H., 1921-2015. Oral History Interview, 14 and 19 November 1990.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1438

Overview

The Sylvan H. Thiesse collection consists of an audiocassette, transcript, and CD duplicate of the audiocassette of an interview conducted between Thiesse and David A. Thomas during November 1990. In the interview, Thiesse discussed the changes that have occurred within public education between 1950 and 1984. Primarily, Thiesse focused upon his experiences as a teacher and principal in Titonka, Iowa and his years teaching at Franklin Junior High School and at the local community college in the Mankato, Minnesota area.

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

  • 1990-11-14 and 1990-11-19

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

.35 Cubic Feet (1 Folder 1 Audiocassette 1 Compact Disc (CD))

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Sylvan H. Thiesse donated this collection in November 1990.

Creator

Title
Thiesse, Sylvan H., 1921-2015. Oral History Interview, 14 and 19 November 1990.
Status
Completed
Author
Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid
Date
2002-09
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