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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Larson, Bruce L., 1936 -. Videocassette about General Charles A. Lindbergh - "Just Plain Slim", 1977.
MSU Archives Collection 1257



Larson, Bruce L., 1936 -. Videocassette about General Charles A. Lindbergh - "Just Plain Slim", 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1257. One videocassette tape.

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.

Biographical Note:

Bruce L. Larson was born in Hawley, Minnesota in 1936. He graduated from Moorhead High School and received a B. A. from Concordia College in 1959. He received his M.A. from the University of North Dakota in 1961 and his Ph.D. in history at the University of Kansas in 1971. He worked as a faculty member at Minnesota State University, Mankato from 1965 - 2001. Larson's many publications include Lindbergh of Minnesota: A Political Biography, a book about Charles A. Lindbergh Sr., father of the aviator. Larson's Lindbergh research has received state and national coverage, and he has maintained a close association with the Lindbergh family.

Restrictions:

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.

Collection Citation:

Larson, Bruce L., 1936 -. Videocassette about General Charles A. Lindbergh - "Just Plain Slim", 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1257, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Dr. Bruce L. Larson donated this collection in July 1977.

Processed By:

Karin Thiem processed this collection in July 1978. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell November 2000.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Bruce L. Larson available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Larson, Bruce L., 1936 -.
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902 - 1974.