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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A Oral History Interview, 11 November 1985

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A. Oral History Interview, 11 November 1985.
MSU Archives Collection 1510

Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A. Oral History Interview, 11 November 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1510. 1 folder and 1 audiocassette.


The Patricia Bartusek collection consists of an audiocassette and transcript of an oral history interview conducted between Bartusek and Mary Bohnsack during November 1985. In the interview, Bartusek, a sixth grade teacher at Montgomery Public Elementary School in Montgomery, Minnesota, discussed the benefit of growing up in a town similar to the one she taught in and the impact of a change within the school's administration. Furthermore, the interview contains information about Bartusek's views concerning single parent homes, divorce, the results of both parents working outside of the home, and the expectations of students and other teachers.

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:

Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A. Oral History Interview, 11 November 1985. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1510, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Pat Bartusek donated this collection in November 1985.

Processed By:

Mary K. Bohnsack transcribed the interview in November 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 Patricia Bartusek available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A., interviewee.
Bartusek, Patricia (Pat) A.--Interviews.
Bohnsack, Mary K., interviewer.
Educational change--Minnesota--Montgomery.
Elementary school teachers--Minnesota--Montgomery.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1510



Oral History Interview, Cassette, 11 November 1985



Transcript, 11 November 1985