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Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Newton, Judith S. Oral History Interview, 7 December 1985.
MSU Archives Collection 1487

Newton, Judith S. Oral History Interview, 7 December 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1487. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.


The Judith Newton collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Newton and Jess Harris during the autumn of 1985. In the interview, Newton, a teacher in Staples, Minnesota from 1975 through 1985, discussed her role as a teacher and as a community member. Newton concluded the interview by noting changes she wanted to occur between the school and the community.

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.


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:

Newton, Judith S. Oral History Interview, 7 December 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1487, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Judy Newton donated this collection in December 1985.

Processed By:

Jess K. Harris transcribed the interview in December 1985. 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 Judith Newton available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Newton, Judith S., interviewee.
Newton, Judith S---Interviews.
Harris, Jess K., interviewer.
Educational change--Minnesota--Staples.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1487



Oral History Interview, Cassette, 7 December 1985



Transcript, 7 December 1985