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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Bass Lake Telephone Company Records, 1903 - 1945

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Bass Lake Telephone Company. Records, 1903 - 1945.
MSU Archives Collection 1346

Bass Lake Telephone Company. Records, 1903 - 1945. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1346. 2 volumes.


This collection consists of the records of the Bass Lake Telephone Company, of Faribault County, Minnesota. This company provided service to Winnebago and Delavan Townships in Faribault County. Volume one of the records contains the articles of association and meeting minutes, along with a membership list. A cash journal that lists accounts payable and receivable makes up the rest of the collection.


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:

Bass Lake Telephone Company. Records, 1903 - 1945. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1346, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


This collection was transferred from the Minnesota Historical Society in January 1981.

Processed By:

Karyn Nester processed this collection in May 1988. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell February 2001.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about the Bass Lake Telephone Company available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Bass Lake Telephone Company--Faribault County (Minn.)
Faribault County (Minn.)--Rural telephone.