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Kessel, Abbas, 1918-1987 and Miner-Kessel, Ruth, 1920-2017. Collection, 1939-2008.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0250
Abstract The Abbas Kessel and Ruth Miner-Kessel Collection consists of three series, that of Dr. Abbas Kessel, his wife Dr. Ruth Miner-Kessel, and their combined personal and professional materials. The Abbas Kessel part of the collection is made up of documents dating back to his school days in England. The majority of the collection comes from his time as a professor at Mankato State University (1966-1985). There are notes from texts and classes, personal and professional letters, photographs and a...
Dates: 1939 - 2008

Kienitz, Sidney, 1899 - 1975. Papers, 1888 – 1971.

 Collection — Container: Box 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1225
Abstract

This collection consists of item once belonging to Sidney Kienitz, of Good Thunder, Minnesota. Kienitz was the publisher of the Herald from 1946 – 1971, and a long time resident of the Good Thunder area. The collection contains items relating to the publishing of the Good Thunder Herald and to the history of Good Thunder. The collection contains photographs, newspaper clippings, and published and unpublished articles about Good Thunder.

Dates: 1888-1971

King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968. Speech in Mankato, Minnesota, 12 November 1961.

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0259
Abstract Martin Luther King, Jr. visited Mankato, Minnesota on Sunday,12 November 1961 as part of the Third Annual Lectureship for the Wesley Foundation, a Mankato State College religious student organization. He gave two speeches at Century Methodist Church, “The Good Neighbor,” and a speech at Mankato High School, “Facing the Challenge of a New Age.” The Martin Luther King, Jr. speech in Mankato collection consists of an audio recording and transcript of the speech given by King at Mankato High...
Dates: 12 November 1961

Kinne & White Store. Ledger, 1866 - 1867

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1202
Abstract This collection is comprised of the ledger of the Kinne & White grocery and crockery store, which operated in Mankato, Minnesota from 1866 until 1867. James G. Kinne and Albert S. White formed a partnership in 1866 to begin operation of a grocery store. The ledger was used by Kinne & White from July 1866 until November 1866, when Kinne sold his interest in the venture to White. The ledger also contains the business and personal records of Albert S. White from November 1866 to June...
Dates: 1866-1867

Kramer, Daryl J. "Sidlaw Farm", Paper, 1965

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1328
Abstract This collection consists of a paper written by Daryl J. Kramer about the Sidlaw farm, which is in Cedar Township of Martin County, Minnesota. The paper describes the history of the farm, which was once owned by William R. Merriam, former governor of Minnesota (1889 to 1893). Title struggles, local legends, and a list of the people who owned this particular farm are all part of the narrative. A map of the area and photographs of the farmhouse are also part of the text. The paper was written...
Dates: 1965

Krost, Fred J., 1882-1976, and Anna Krost. Oral History Interview, 1 February 1975

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0217
Abstract

The Fred J. and Anna Krost oral history interview details Fred Krost’s business activities in Mankato, Minnesota. Krost founded the Automatic Electric Company in 1919. The business’s name later changed to the AEMCO, Telex, and Midtex. Fred J. Krost died on 22 March 1976.

Dates: 1975

Larson, Bruce L., 1936 -. Videocassette about General Charles A. Lindbergh - "Just Plain Slim", 1977

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1257
Abstract

This collection consists of a videotape of a television program about Charles A. Lindbergh. The program is narrated by Dr. Bruce L. Larson, a member of the Minnesota State University, Mankato faculty, who also served as the historical consultant. The program was produced by KTVI-TV of St. Louis, Missouri, with cooperation from the Missouri Historical Society. The film concentrates on Lindbergh's 1923 - 1927 activities in St. Louis.

Dates: Publication: 1977

Larson, Bruce L. Research Notes, 1966

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 1247
Abstract This collection consists of notes taken by Bruce Larson from an interview with Christian Gaaresntroom. The interview was conducted in Fairmont, Minnesota in February of 1966. The notes were made in conjunction with Larson's 1973 book, Lindbergh of Minnesota: A Political Biography. The conversation in these notes focuses on Charles A. Lindbergh Sr., who was the subject of the text by Larson. Also included in the notes are comments on Floyd B. Olson, Magnus Johnson, and the 1918 arrest of...
Dates: 1966

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Center, Minnesota State University, Mankato. Oral History Interviews, 2004

 Collection — Container: Box 1
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0228
Abstract

These interviews were conducted by Kellian Clink for her thesis, “A History of the Center for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Students on the Campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato.” For this thesis, Clink interviewed people who had worked in the center between 1977 and 2004.

Dates: 2004

Lewis, Elvina. Collection, 1905 - 1963

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SMHC Collection 0174
Abstract This collection is made up of mostly photocopies of items that belonged to Mrs. Elvina Lewis, of Mapleton. Her family was among the first to settle in Medo Township, and most of this collection deals with the history of Medo Township and Pemberton, Minnesota. Among the items included in the collection are: a scrapbook of newspaper clippings about people from the Pemberton area (assembled by Mrs. Ruth Severson, Mrs. Lewis' mother), unpublished items about the history of Pemberton and of the...
Dates: 1905-1963

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