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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Macias, Rometo (Rummy), 1922-. Oral History Interview, 9 February 1979

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Macias, Rometo (Rummy), 1922-. Oral History Interview, 9 February 1979.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1678



Macias, Rometo (Rummy), 1922-. Oral History Interview, 9 February 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1678. 2 audiocassette tapes and CD duplicates of the audiocassettes.

Abstract:

The Macias collection consists of 2 audiocassette tapes and CD duplicates of the audiocassettes of an oral history interview conducted between Macias and Mark Fleming on February 9, 1979. In this interview, Macias recollects the roles and responsibilities of the teacher during the era 1945 to 1957, Mankato Teachers College during the 1950s, and the Mankato area after World War II.

Biographical Note:

Rometo (Rummy) Macias was born on October 17, 1922 in Bettendorf, Iowa. He attended Catholic Parochial Schools in Davenport, Iowa and graduated from Davenport High School. After serving in the military, he obtained his bachelor’s degree from Iowa University in 1948 and his master’s degree from the University of Iowa at Iowa City in 1949. He served as a graduate assistant at the University of Iowa for two years before moving to Mankato State University in 1950 to fill an opening in the Physical Education Department. At the time of the interview Macias was a faculty member of the Physical Education Department and head wrestling coach at Mankato State University.

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:

Macias, Rometo (Rummy), 1922-. Oral History Interview, 9 February 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1678., Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Rometo (Rummy) Macias donated this collection 14 February 1979.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed the collection in June 2017.

Related Collections:

Macias, Rometo (Rummy), 1922-. Oral History Interview, 2015. SMHC Manuscript Collection 252, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Macias, Rometo, 1922-, interviewee.
Macias, Rometo, 1922--Interviews.
Fleming, Mark, interviewer.
Athletics.
Baseball coaches.
Football coaches.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Mankato State University.
Mankato State College.
Oral history.
Wrestling coaches.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1678

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Audio CD I, 9 February 1979

DVD

 

Oral History Interview, Audio CD II, 9 February 1979

DVD

 

Oral History Interview, Audiocassette I, 9 February 1979

Cassette

 

Oral History Interview, Audiocassette II, 9 February 1979

Cassette