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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Wilker, Roger L., 1938-. Oral History Interview, 25 and 30 October 1989.
MSU Archives Collection 1406



Wilker, Roger L., 1938-. Oral History Interview, 25 and 30 October 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1406. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Roger L. Wilker collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an interview conducted between Wilker and Julie M. Arndtsen during the fall of 1989. Wilker worked as an English teacher at West High School in Mankato, Minnesota. In the interview, he discussed the areas of change and continuity that have occurred during his teaching career that began in 1960. He focused on changes in curricula, teacher responsibilities, styles of education, and the community's demands upon teachers.

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:

Wilker, Roger L., 1938-. Oral History Interview, 25 and 30 October 1989. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1406, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Roger L. Wilker donated this collection in October 1989.

Processed By:

MSU Archives staff processed this collection. Julie M. Arndtsen transcribed the interview. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in October 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Roger L. Wilker available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Wilker, Roger L., 1938-.
Educational Change--Minnesota--Mankato.
High school teachers--Minnesota--Mankato.
Teachers--Minnesota--Interviews.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1406

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Cassette, 25 and 30 October 1989

Cassette

 

Transcript, 25 and 30 October 1989

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