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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Hagen, Hal E Oral History Interview, 21 November 1989

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Hagen, Hal E. Oral History Interview, 21 November 1989.
MSU Archives Collection 1394

Hagen, Hal E. Oral History Interview, 21 November 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1394. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.


The Hal E. Hagen collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Hagen and Briseis, Lih-Ping Feng during the fall of 1989. Hagen, an Emeritus professor of curriculum and instruction at Mankato State University, worked as an educator a various levels between 1950 and 1989. In the interview, Hagen discussed the areas of change and continuity during his career. He focused on educational philosophy and national and community expectations.

This oral history interview was conducted as a requirement for the graduate level Educational Foundations course entitled History of Education in American Culture at Mankato State University in Mankato, Minnesota.


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:

Hagen, Hal E. Oral History Interview, 21 November 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1394, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Hal Hagen donated this collection in November 1989.

Processed By:

MSU Archives staff processed this collection. Briseis, Lih-Ping Feng transcribed the interview. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in November 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Hal E. Hagen available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Hagen, Hal E. interviewee.
Hagen, Hal E.---Interviews.
Briseis, Lih-Ping Feng interviewer.
Educational change.
College teachers--Minnesota.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1394



Oral History Interview, Cassette, 21 November 1989



Transcript, 21 November 1989