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Fenske, Victor. "A Brief History of Madison Lake and Its Hinterland, 1855 - 1910", 1965

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1331
Abstract

This collection consists of a carbon copy of a paper written in 1965 by Victor Fenske. The paper gives a brief history of the agriculture, land and early life of the immigrants who settled in Madison Lake, Minnesota, and surrounding areas. Because it is a carbon copy, the maps and photographs that were included in the original are not available. The paper was written as an assignment for Dr. Bert Burns’ Historical Geography class at Mankato State College.

Dates: 1965

Finance and Administration. Collection, 1937-Ongoing

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSU Archives Collection 109
Abstract

The Finance and Administration Collection consists of materials from the Division of Finance and Administration at Minnesota State University, Mankato. The Collection is comprised of budgets, records, meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, studies, and statistics. The collection covers the years 1937-present.

Dates: 1937-Ongoing

Fletcher, Ella May, 1874 - 1959. Papers 1912 - 1959

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0172
Abstract

This collection consists of information about Miss Ella May Fletcher, a schoolteacher and organizer of the Campfire Girls in Mankato, Minnesota. The collection is made up mostly of newspaper clippings by or about Ms. Fletcher, her involvement with the Campfire Girls, and Mankato history. Also included is a letter written by Ms. Fletcher to her students.

Dates: 1912-1959

Fletcher, Lafayette G. M. (1830 - 1910). Papers, 1884 - 1945

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0171
Abstract

This collection contains information about Lafayette G. M. Fletcher, one of Mankato's pioneer residents. Included in the collection are: a letter to Fletcher, newspaper articles about his role in the community, photographs, memorials to Fletcher, newspaper clippings of his obituary, and the obituaries of his daughters.

Dates: 1884-1945

Fletcher, Susan Marshman Dyer, 1845 - 1941. Collection, 1867 - 1869

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0168
Abstract

This collection contains materials that either belonged to, or relate to Mrs. Susan Marshman (Dyer) Fletcher, (1845 - 1941). Mrs. Fletcher was a teacher at the Mankato Normal School, and this collection contains letters to her from George M. Gage, principal of the Normal school. Also included are photographs, newspaper clippings, a copy of a biographical sketch, and a speech given by Mrs. Fletcher at the fiftieth anniversary of the State Teachers College in 1918.

Dates: 1867-1869

Foster, Mary Salinda. "A Thought That Grew", Typescript, 1940

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1304
Abstract

This collection consists of a typescript written by Mary Salinda Foster. This article discusses a meeting with Mrs. James (no first name listed), regarding the Art History Club at Mankato State College. Mrs. James reminisced about the founding of the club to the club officers at a meeting celebrating her eightieth birthday.

Dates: 1940

Four Traction Auto Co. Mankato, MN. Drawings, 1908 - 1913

 Collection — Folder: 01
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0161
Abstract This collection is made up of thirteen photocopies of engineering drawings of cars and trucks designed by Mr. Ernest Rosenberger of the Four Traction Auto Company. The drawings contain views of both entire vehicles and parts of the chassis and drive gear, but are not to scale. Included in these drawings are depictions of a twelve-passenger automobile, a 1 1/2 ton truck, two fire engines, and car and light truck chassis and axles. The original drawings are in the collections of the Minnesota...
Dates: 1908-1913

Fowler and Pay. Papers, 1887 - 1888

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1229
Abstract This collection consists of items belonging to the business firm of Fowler and Pay. The business was operated by Frank Fowler and Benjamin Franklin Pay, of Mankato. From 1887 until 1889 the company served as a retail outlet for products produced by other local businesses. This collection contains a ledger book from this time period, which includes the financial records from the business. Also included is a deed for land purchased by Fowler and Pay in Mankato, and an undated pamphlet produced...
Dates: 1887-1888

Gaarenstroom, Christian Fredrick, 1887 - 1971. Collection, 1912 - 1977

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1246
Abstract The Christian Fredrick Gaarenstroom collection consists of an audiocassette, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an oral history conducted between Dr. Bruce L. Larson and Gaarenstroom's son, Conrad F. Gaarenstroom, in the summer of 1977. The interview deals with Conrad Gaarenstroom reminiscing about his father's political activities and a small section on his own public career in Fairmont, Minnesota. In addition, the collection contains items that belonged to Christian...
Dates: 1912-1977

Gavin, Emmet J., 1889 - 1977. Oral History Interview, 1974

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1278
Abstract

This collection consists of an oral history interview conducted with Emmet J. Gavin of Austin, Minnesota. He worked for the Hormel Company in Austin for 54 years, and this interview focuses on his employment there. The interview was conducted by Mrs. lone Louk, as part of a project focusing on the 1933 Hormel employees' strike.

Dates: 1974

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