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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Popowski, David J., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/fa/smhc/smhc1739.html

Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Popowski, David J., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1739



Popowski, David J., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1739. 1 folder, 1 audiocassette tape, and 1 CD duplicate of the audiocassette.

Abstract:

The David J. Popowski collection consists of an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and a biographical form and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Popowski and Marsha Danielson in January 2007. In this interview, Popowski talks about his family, his experience as a student at Mankato State College, and his experience as an English Department faculty member at Minnesota State University.

This oral history interview was conducted as part of the Tell Your MSU Story Oral History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota Historical Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Biographical Note:

David John Popowski was born July 21, 1940 in Balaton, Minnesota. He graduated from Balatan High School in 1958 and attended Mankato State College that fall. He ended up taking a year off from college to work at 3M to save enough money to return to college. Popowski graduated with a double major in English and History in 1963 and also received a master’s degree from Mankato State College. He was an English Department faculty member at Minnesota State University. He married Sharon Ruth Brady on June 10, 1967. They have three children, two of whom are Mankato State College graduates.

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:

Popowski, David J., 1940-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1739, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

David J. Popowski donated this collection on January 16, 2007.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed this collection in January 2016.

Related Collections:

Visit the Tell Your MSU Story website for a list of all interviews completed as part of this project. http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/oralh/msustory.html.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Popowski, David J., 1940-, interviewee.
Popowski, David J., 1940---Interviews.
Danielson, Marsha, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Mankato State College.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1739

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Biographical information and interview outline, 2007

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Oral History Interview, Audio CD, 2007

DVD

 

Oral History Interview, Audiocassette, 2007

Cassette