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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Anthony, Darwin R., 1935-. Oral History Interview, 2007.

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/fa/smhc/smhc1744.html

Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Anthony, Darwin R., 1935-. Oral History Interview, 2007.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1744



Anthony, Darwin R., 1935-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1744. 1 folder, 1 audio CD.

Abstract:

The Darwin R. Anthony collection consists of one CD, a transcript, and a biographical form and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Anthony and Evan Rusch in July 2007. In this interview, Anthony talks about his experiences as a student at Mankato State Teachers College, his family, and his career.

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.

Some items in this collection have been digitized and are located at: https://arch.lib.mnsu.edu/islandora/object/MSUrepository%3A104724.

Biographical Note:

Darwin Ross Anthony was born October 30, 1935 in Fairmont, Minnesota. He attended Mankato State Teachers College and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1957. As a student, Anthony worked various part-time jobs in Mankato and played intramural softball as part of the Charley Worm Gang. He student taught in Springfield and ended up teaching full time for college credit. A professor of Anthony’s taught him to write essays and he went on to author three children’s books and numerous essays. For a time Anthony taught art, business, and industrial art. Anthony married Beverly Peterson Anthony in August 1958. They have 3 children.

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:

Anthony, Darwin R., 1935-. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1744, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Darwin R. Anthony donated this collection on July 13, 2007.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed this collection in February 2016.Colby Yost transcribed the oral history in September 2016. Mee Xiong made additions to the collection in February 2017. Reggie Domineck, Anne Stenzel, and Mee Xiong made additions to the collection in June 2017.

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:

Anthony, Darwin R., 1935-, interviewee.
Anthony, Darwin R., 1935--Interviews.
Rusch, Evan, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Mankato State Teachers College.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1744

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Biographical information and interview outline, 2007

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Oral History Interview, Audio CD, 2007

DVD

 

Oral History Interview, Transcript, 2007

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