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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
McVay, Genevieve A. (Mrs. Leo McVay), 1908-1999. Oral History Interview, 16 November and 8 December 1985.
MSU Archives Collection 1490



McVay, Genevieve A. (Mrs. Leo McVay), 1908-1999. Oral History Interview, 16 November and 8 December 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1490. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Genevieve (Mrs. Leo) McVay collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an interview conducted between McVay and Michael McVay during the autumn of 1985. In the interview, Genevieve McVay, a school teacher at Waterville, Minnesota from 1928 through 1941, discussed her experiences as an educator and her remembrances of living in Waterville during the Great Depression.

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:

McVay, Genevieve A. (Mrs. Leo McVay), 1908-1999. Oral History Interview, 16 November and 8 December 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1490, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Mrs. Leo McVay donated this collection in December 1985.

Processed By:

Michael A. McVay transcribed the interview in December 1985. Jeff A. Jenson processed the collection and developed the finding aid in January 2003.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Genevieve McVay available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

McVay, Genevieve A. (Mrs. Leo McVay), 1908-1999, interviewee.
McVay, Genevieve A. (Mrs. Leo McVay), 1908-1999--Interviews.
McVay, Michael A., interviewer.
Educational change--Minnesota--Waterville.
Teachers--Minnesota--Interviews.
Social aspects--Minnesota--Waterville--1928-1941.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1490

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Cassette, 16 November and 8 December 1985

Cassette

 

Transcript, 16 November and 8 December 1985

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