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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
Bell, Ione B., 1916 - 1999. Oral History Interview, 1976.
MSU Archives Collection 1280



Bell, Ione B., 1916 - 1999. Oral History Interview, 1976. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1280. 1 volume.

Abstract:

This collection consists of an oral history interview conducted with Ione Bell, of Austin, Minnesota. Ione Louk conducted the interview, and the focus was on the artwork produced by Ione Bell and her work as a feminist. Bell discussed her inspirations, who influenced her art, and general information about the profession.

Biographical Note:

Ione B. Bell was born on August 22, 1916. She was an artist and a teacher. She taught at Austin High School from 1942 until 1953, and at Austin Community College from 1953 until 1976. Bell passed away in April 1999.

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:

Bell, Ione B., 1916 - 1999. Oral History Interview, 1976. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1280, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Ione Louk donated this collection in October 1978.

Processed By:

Karin Thiem processed this collection in May 1979. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell December 2000.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Ione Bell available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Bell, Ione B., 1916 - 1999.
Austin (Minn.) - Artists.