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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1992. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979.

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1992. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1670



Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1992. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1670. 1 audiocassette and CD duplicate of the audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Earle J. Wigley collection consists of an audiocassette tape and a CD duplicate of the audiocassette of an oral history interview conducted between Wigley and Joseph J. Loring on 2 July 1979. This interview covers Wigley’s recollections of the roles and responsibilities of the teacher during the 1920s and 1930s.

Biographical Note:

Earle J. Wigley was born 21 October 1903 near Lake Crystal, Minnesota. He attended Mankato State Teachers College for three years (1923-1926) before beginning his teaching career in the state of Washington in 1926. He moved to the Mankato, Minnesota area in 1931 and became a full-time faculty member at MSTC in 1933, where he served as teacher-coach-administrator for 37 years.

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:

Wigley, Earle J., 1903-1992. Oral History Interview, 2 July 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1670, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Earle J. Wigley donated this collection on 2 July 1979.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed this collection in July 2017.

Related Collections:

Wigley, Earle J. 1903-1982 and Family. Collection, 1932-1998. SMHC Manuscript Collection 247, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Wigley, Earle J. 1903-1982, interviewee.
Wigley, Earle J. 1903-1982--Interviews.
Loring, Joseph J., interviewer.
College teachers.
Mankato State Teachers College.
Mankato State College.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1670

Box

Folder

Oral history interview, Audio CD I, 2 July 1979

DVD

Oral history interview, Audio CD II, 2 July 1979

DVD

Oral history interview, Audiocassette, 2 July 1979

Cassette