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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota. Minutes, 1963 - 1993.
MSU Archives Collection 1265



South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota. Minutes, 1963 - 1993. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1265. 1 hollinger, .43 cubic feet.

Abstract:

This collection consists of the records of the South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota. This organization is a local chapter of the National Retired Teachers' Association. The collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, treasurer's reports, and news releases about the Retired Teachers Association.

Historical Note:

In December of 1963, a group of retired teachers met to organize a Mankato Chapter of the National Retired Teachers' Association. The stated purpose of the organization was, and continues to be: 1) to improve the economic, social and civic status of the members 2) to cooperate with the state and national organizations of retired teachers and 3) to work for legislation which will improve the annuities and other benefits of retired teachers. Membership includes retired teachers who are members of the Minnesota Education Association.

Historical information obtained from the collection.

Scope and Content:

This collection contains the records of the South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota. Among the records are meeting minutes, correspondence, news releases, and a report by the group's treasurer. The collection covers the years from 1963 until 1993, but not all records from those years are included.

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:

South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota. Minutes, 1963 - 1993. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1265, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Lawrence Shrout donated this collection in December 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 the South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

South West Retired Teachers Association of Minnesota-Mankato (Minn.)
Minnesota--Retired Teachers-associations.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1265

Box

Folder

Agenda and Meeting Minutes, 1977 - 1979

1

4

Meeting Minutes, August – November 1977

1

3

Meeting Minutes, Memoranda, and Correspondence, 1963 – 1972

1

2

Meeting Minutes, Memoranda, and Correspondence, 1981 – 1984

1

5

News Releases, Workshop agendas, 1985 – 1993

1

6

Treasurer’s Report, 1965 – 1979

1

1

Correspondence, 1978 – 1980

1

7

Constitution of Mankato Area Retired Educators Association, 1977

1

8