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Hakes, Gordon Lewis, 1927-2008. Oral History Interview, 20 and 21 November 1990.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1416
Abstract The Gordon Lewis Hakes collection consists of an audiocassette tape, CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Hakes and David A. Thomas during the fall of 1990. Hakes worked as a public school teacher from 1950 to 1989. During his career as a teacher, coach, and administrator, he taught in Balsam Lake, Wisconsin, Brownton, Minnesota, and Mankato, Minnesota. In the interview, he discussed the changes and continuities that he believes...
Dates: 1990-11-20; 1990-11-21

Hansen, Gerald Duane, 1930-. Oral History Interview, 21 and 26 November 1988.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1395
Abstract The Gerald Duane Hansen collection consists of an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Hansen and Ranne J. Freese during the fall of 1988. Hansen worked as an elementary school principal between 1966 and 1987 in two North Mankato, Minnesota schools. In the interview, Hansen discussed the changes and areas of continuity that occurred during his career as an educator and administrator.This oral...
Dates: 1988-11-21; 1988-11-26

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

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1449
Abstract 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

Hughes, Thomas, 1854 - 1934, and Family. Collection, 1855 - 1946

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0101
Abstract This collection relates primarily to Thomas Hughes a lawyer in Mankato and a lay historian for south-central Minnesota. The majority of the Hughes collection concerns the history of Blue Earth County, Dakota and Winnebago Indians, steamboating on the Minnesota River, Welsh immigrants in Minnesota, and Traverse des Sioux. A few documents depict aspects of Hughes's legal profession, but the majority of documents, newspapers, and photographs pertain to the region's history. Also, the collection...
Dates: 1855 - 1946

"I Remember Mankato." Scrapbook, 1952

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0147
Abstract

The “I Remember Mankato” scrapbook contains newspaper clippings of various reminiscences about the history of Mankato, Minnesota. The scrapbook was compiled by students at the Wilson Campus School at Mankato State College. The clippings came from a twenty-three part series of articles printed in the Mankato Free Press between 6 March and 3 July 1952.

Dates: 1952

Independent School District #77, Mankato, Minnesota. Vocational - Technical and Adult Education. Annual Report, 1961 - 1962.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0187
Abstract The Independent School District #77 collection contains a report on programs offered to adults at the Mankato Area Vocational - Technical School, now called South Central Technical College. The school district offered classes to further education in vocational subjects such as agriculture and industrial arts. High school students and community members were eligible to enroll. The annual report contains statistics, classes offered, a summary of enrollments, lists of enrolled students, and...
Dates: 1961-1962

Jackson, Donald Force. "Jackson-Cahill, Force-Moen: A Narrative Genealogy". Booklet, 1980

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1360
Abstract

This collection consists of a family history compiled by Donald Force Jackson. The narrative focuses on the author’s parents, Raymond Jackson and Della Anne Force Jackson. Information on pioneer life in Mankato and River Falls, Minnesota, the Mankato Teachers College, Army life during World War II, and the Mankato Tire Company are all part of the booklet.

Dates: 1980

Janc, John J., 1945-. Oral History Interview, 13 and 25 November 1987

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1448
Abstract The Dr. John J. Janc collection consists of an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript for an oral history interview conducted between Janc and Tim Haen during the fall of 1987. Janc began his teaching career at Durand, Wisconsin in 1966. Following his experiences in the Durand school system, Janc traveled to France and eventually earned doctorate degrees in both France and at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Janc became an assistant professor at Mankato...
Dates: 1987-11-13; 1987-11-25

Johnson, Timothy (Tim) William, 1947-2016. Oral History Interview, 5 October and 17 November 1985.

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1496
Abstract The Timothy Johnson collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Johnson and Melanie Payne during the autumn of 1985. In the interview, Johnson, a physical education teacher at Mankato East High School in Mankato, Minnesota, discussed his experiences and attitudes concerning physical education and the educational system in general between 1972 and 1985. Furthermore, he talked about the expectations placed upon him by administrators,...
Dates: 1985-10-05; 1985-11-17

Jones, Bernice Starr, 1906 - 2000. Collection, 1956 - 1977.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0183
Abstract The Bernice Starr Jones collection contains an oral history conducted between Jones and Marcia Mason in 1976, a second oral history conducted between Jones and Karin Thiem in 1977, and newspaper clippings and other related items. In the oral histories, Jones talks about her time as a musician, her involvement with music groups and clubs in Mankato, and her time as director of the Mankato Community Chorus. She also talks about the beginnings of the Mankato Symphony; her involvements with the...
Dates: 1956-1977

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Brown, James, 1821- 1
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Chinghwa, Lee 1
Clare, Peter (Inez), Mrs., 1860-1940 1
Clare, Peter, 1851-1940 1
Cords, Betty 1
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International 1
Eddy, Ezra B., 1830-1885 1
Faust, Claire, 1920-2010 1
First Presbyterian Church (Mankato, Minn.) 1
Fischer, Scott W. 1
Fletcher, Susan Marshman Dyer, 1845-1941 1
Freese, Ranne J. 1
Gage, George M., 1834- 1
Gail, Emma (Emily) 1
Goertzen, Ellen Jahnke, 1931-2007 1
Haen, Tim 1
Hakes, Gordon L., 1927-2008 1
Hakuto, Masao 1
Hansen, Gerald D., 1930- 1
Harmer, Barbara Thomson 1
Heil, A. Kay 1
Hielscher, Helen Hughes 1
Hielscher, Julian Adolf, 1864-1946 1
Hodowonic, John 1
Jackson, Della Anne Force 1
Jackson, Donald Force, 1946- 1
Jackson, Raymond 1
Janc, John J., 1945- 1
Johnson, John Albert, 1861-1909 1
Johnson, Timothy William, 1947-2016 1
Jones, Bernice Starr, 1906-2000 1
Junior Chamber International 1
Just, Beneta (Bunny), 1904- 1
Kalakian, Leonard H., 1940- 1
Karvonen, Hilja, 1917-2012 1
Keckeisen, James W., 1932- 1
Kintop, Jeffrey 1
Kleinschmidt Bar 1
Kleinschmidt, Nicholas, 1866 - 1945 1
Kozloff, Joyce, 1942- 1
Krause, Raymond (Ray) M., 1903-1994 1
Krentz, Susan 1
Lovelace, Maud Hart, 1892-1980 1
Lundin, Vernard E., 1909-1992 1
Manfred, Frederick Feikema, 1912-1994 1
Mankato Area Vocational-Technical Institute 1
Mankato Brewing Company 1
Mankato Company 1
Mankato Council of Church Women United 1
Mankato Golf Club 1
Mankato Junior Chamber of Commerce 1
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Mansfield, Charles F., 1828 -1885 1
Mansfield, Cornelia J., 1881-1977 1
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Mason, Marcia 1
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McCarthy, Jean J., 1929-2012 1
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