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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Wood Family Papers, 1976 - 1977

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Wood Family. Papers, 1976 - 1977.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1350

Wood Family. Papers, 1976 - 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1350. 1 letter size hollinger.


This collection consists of items related to the children of William C. and Inez Goff Wood, formerly of Mankato. They had five sons and one daughter, and all excelled in their fields. This collection focuses on Harland and Earl Wood. Newspaper clippings about and magazine articles written by these two men make up part of the collection. A small amount of correspondence from Earl Wood is also included. Programs from two lectures and a symposium conducted by Harland and Earl Wood are part of the collection. A 1976 family history by Chester W. Wood entitled The Wood-Goff Family Chronicle is also included in the collection. This volume focuses on William and Inez Wood and their parents.


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:

Wood Family. Papers, 1976 - 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1350, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Prof. Harland G. Wood donated this collection in March 1978.

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 Wood Family available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Wood, Harlan.
Wood, Earl.
Wood, Chester.
Mankato (Minn.)-Households.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1350



Correspondence, 1977



Lecture Programs, 1972, 1977



Newspaper Clippings and magazine articles, 1977 – 1978



The Wood Goff Family Chronicle, 1976