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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Sonnabend, Leslie Clarence. Oral History Interview, 29 November and 3 December 1984.
MSU Archives Collection 1478



Sonnabend, Leslie Clarence. Oral History Interview, 29 November and 3 December 1984. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1478. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Leslie (Les) Sonnabend collection contains an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Sonnabend and Gregory Mead during the autumn of 1984. In the interview, Sonnabend, the Assistant Superintendent of Prior Lake Schools in Prior Lake, Minnesota, discussed his recollections concerning the Prior Lake Teachers' Strike of 1981. He mentioned how the strike impacted his life, the availability of replacement teachers, and the dispute's aftermath.

This oral history interview was conducted as a requirement for a 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:

Sonnabend, Leslie Clarence. Oral History Interview, 29 November and 3 December 1984. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1478, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Dr. Les Sonnabend donated this collection in November 1984.

Processed By:

Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection and developed the finding aid in December 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Les Sonnabend available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Sonnabend, Leslie Clarence, interviewee.
Sonnabend, Leslie Clarence--Interviews.
Mead, Gregory C., interviewer.
Strikes and lockouts--Teachers--Minnesota--Prior Lake.
School superintendents--Minnesota--Interviews.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1478

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Cassette, 29 November and 3 December 1984

Cassette

 

Transcript, 29 November and 3 December 1984

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