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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Olson, Gladys Burnette, 1916-. Oral History Interview, 9 and 18 November 1989.
MSU Archives Collection 1401



Olson, Gladys Burnette, 1916-. Oral History Interview, 9 and 18 November 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1401. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Gladys Burnette Olson collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Olson and Uchenna Okafor during the fall of 1989. Olson spent her career working as a high school teacher, journalist, and college professor at Mankato State College in Mankato, Minnesota. In the interview, Olson discussed the areas of change and continuity that she witnessed during her career. She focused on role of teachers from 1934 to 1981.

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.

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:

Olson, Gladys Burnette, 1916-. Oral History Interview, 9 and 18 November 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1401, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Gladys Olson donated this collection in November 1989.

Processed By:

MSU Archives staff processed this collection. Uchenna Okafor transcribed the interview in November 1989. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in October 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Gladys Olson available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Olson, Gladys Burnette, 1916-.
Educational Change--Minnesota--Mankato State College.
Educational Change--Minnesota--Mankato State University.
Educational Change--Minnesota.
Journalism--Study and teaching (Higher)--Minnesota.
Teachers--Minnesota--Interviews.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1401

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Cassette, 9 and 18 November 1989

Cassette

 

Transcript, 9 and 18 November 1989

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