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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Chrest, John Arthur, 1932-. Oral History Interview, 4 and 19 February 1991.
MSU Archives Collection 1411



Chrest, John Arthur, 1932-. Oral History Interview, 4 and 19 February 1991. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1411. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.

Abstract:

The John Arthur Chrest collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Chrest and Jeffrey L. Zust during the winter of 1991. Chrest worked as an elementary school principal in the grade schools of Winthrop, Gibbon, and Brownton, Minnesota. In the interview, Chrest discussed the areas of change and continuity that occurred during his teaching career from 1955 to 1989.

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:

Chrest, John Arthur, 1932-. Oral History Interview, 4 and 19 February 1991. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1411, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

John A. Chrest donated this collection in February 1991.

Processed By:

MSU Archives staff processed this collection. Jeffrey L. Zust transcribed the interview in February 1991. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in October 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about John Arthur Chrest available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Chrest, John Arthur.
Educational Change--Minnesota.
School principals--Minnesota.
Minnesota. Independent School District No. 2365 (Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop).
Minnesota. Independent School District No. 735 (Winthrop).
Teachers' unions--Minnesota.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1411

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Cassette, 4 and 19 February 1991

Cassette

 

Transcript, 4 and 19 February 1991

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