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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013. Oral History Interview, 2007.

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/fa/smhc/smhc1749.html

Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013. Oral History Interview, 2007.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 1749



Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1749. 1 folder, 1 audiocassette tape, and 1 CD duplicate of the audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Winston S. Grundmeier collection consists of one audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, a transcript, and a biographical form and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Grundmeier and Sally Stenzel in July 2007. Grundmeier was employed at Mankato State University 1958-1990. In this interview, Grundmeier talks about his family, his education, and his time as a chemistry professor at Mankato 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.

Some items in this collection have been digitized and are located at: https://arch.lib.mnsu.edu/islandora/object/MSUrepository%3A104725.

Biographical Note:

Winston Stanley Grundmeier was born November 15, 1929 in North Mankato. He attended Mankato State Teachers College and received Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and Math in 1952. During this time he was a member of the Science Club and Young Republicans Club, president of Sigma Zeta National Science and Mathematics Honor Society and played in intramural volleyball. He went on to Iowa State University where in 1954 he received a Master of Science in Chemistry. After a few years in the U.S. Air Force he attended Kansas State University where he graduated with a Ph.D. in 1964. He was a chemistry professor at Mankato State University starting in 1958 and retired in 1990. He married Shirley Grundmeier in 1963.

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:

Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013. Oral History Interview, 2007. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1749, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Winston S. Grundmeier donated this collection on July 13, 2007.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed this collection in February 2016. Celeste Friederich transcribed the interview December 2016. Mee Xiong made additions to the collection in March 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:

Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013, interviewee.
Grundmeier, Winston S., 1929-2013--Interviews.
Stenzel, Sally, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Mankato State University.
Mankato State College.
Mankato State Teachers College.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1749

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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

Oral History Interview, Transcript, 2007

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