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Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Phelps, Andrew G., 1901 -. Oral History Interview, 1979.
MSU Archives Collection 190



Phelps, Andrew G., 1901 -. Oral History Interview, 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 190. 1 folder and 1 audio cassette tape.

Abstract:

The Andrew G. Phelps collection contains a duplicate copy of an oral history interview conducted between Phelps and Mary E. Sheeran in 1979. Phelps was born 24 December 1901, and he began working in the railroad business on 29 October 1919. In the interview, Phelps discussed his duties as a fireman on the railroad in the 1920s and the Great Depression's affects on the railroad industry.

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:

Phelps, Andrew G., 1901 -. Oral History Interview, 1979. SMHC Manuscript Collection 190, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Processed By:

Rick Smith processed this collection in May 1990. Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in February 2002.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that the original interview by Andrew G. Phelps is available at the Waseca County Historical Society.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Railroads--Minnesota--History.
Phelps, Andrew G., 1901 -.
Winona and St. Peter Railroad.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 190

Box

Folder

Transcript, 1979

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Oral History Interview, Cassette, 1979

Cassette