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Colwell, Ray, 1926-. Oral History Interview, 19 and 26 October 1987.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1453
Overview The Ray Colwell collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Colwell and Scott Markell during the fall of 1987. Colwell began his teaching career in Benson, Minnesota, but after one year there, he joined the United States Air Force. Following his service in the Korean War, Colwell was hired to teach art in Owatonna, Minnesota in 1955. During the interview, Colwell briefly discussed his experiences at Benson, but the majority of the...
Dates: 1987-10-19; 1987-10-26

Fletcher, Gilbert M., 1883-1933. Collection, 1904-1967

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0170
Overview This collection is made up of items made by or relating to Gilbert M. Fletcher, an artist originally from Mankato, Minnesota. He was the son of Lafayette G. M. Fletcher, a prominent Mankato businessman and Susan Dyer Fletcher, who was one of the first teachers at the Mankato State Normal School. Included in this collection are pieces of art created by Fletcher, using crayons, pencil, and block printing, which was his specialty. Also included are photographs of Fletcher, his personal...
Dates: 1904-1967

Halvorson, Veda Bernadine, 1917-. Oral History Interview, 2 and 20 November 1990.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1418
Overview The Veda Bernadine Halvorson collection contains an audiocassette tape, CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Halvorson and Neelu Kapur during the fall of 1990. Halvorson’s career as an educator spanned over forty years and took her from teaching in a rural school to working as a professor of art at Mankato State University. In the interview, Halvorson discussed the changes she has witnessed in education. She mentioned changing...
Dates: 1990-11-02; 1990-11-20

Harmer, Barbara Carol Thomson. Oral History Interview, 22 October and 12 November 1987

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1449
Overview The Barbara Harmer collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Harmer and Laura Wicks during the fall of 1987. Harmer began her career in education in 1950. She remained an art education teacher until 1986. In the interview, Harmer discussed the areas of change and continuity that occurred during her career. She noted how society strongly influences adolescents and how these changes affected her role as an educator. Furthermore, she...
Dates: 1987-10-22; 1987-11-12

Library Services. Collection, 1911-Ongoing

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSU Archives Collection 167
Overview The Library Services collection contains a variety of information produced by the library at Minnesota State University, Mankato and its employees since 1911, though most of the collection is dated from the 1970s to the present. The collection is primarily composed of meeting minutes and agendas, newsletters, correspondence, and photographs, although numerous miscellaneous materials related to the library are also present.
Dates: 1911-Ongoing

Pietan, Norman, 1920-. Oral History Interview, 9 and 28 October 1987

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1445
Overview The Norman Pietan collection consists of an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Pietan and Lee Chinghwa during the fall of 1987. Pietan worked as an art education professor at Mankato State College and University between 1965 and 1983. He had previous experiences working as an art teacher in a Maryland high school and as a faculty member at St. Cloud State and at Mills College in Oakland, California. In the...
Dates: 1987-10-09; 1987-10-28