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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Bell, Bruce H, 1895 - 1984 Collection, 1936 - 1977

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Bell, Bruce H., 1895 - 1984. Collection, 1936 - 1977.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 207



Bell, Bruce H., 1895 - 1984. Collection, 1936 - 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 207. 2 folders, 1 audiocassette tape, and 1 CD duplicate of the audiocassette.

Abstract:

The Bruce H. Bell collection contains photocopies of papers pertaining to Bell’s work with the Mankato Young Men’s Christian Association, an audiocassette tape, a CD duplicate of the audiocassette, and transcript of an interview conducted with Bell by Karen Thiem at Bell’s home in October 1977. The papers contain information on the organization’s membership and board of directors, newspaper clippings, two color photographs of a YMCA centennial celebration display from 1944, and information about Bell’s role in developing the association in Mankato.

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:

Bell, Bruce H., 1895 - 1984. Collection, 1936 - 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 207, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Bruce H. Bell donated this collection in October 1977.

Processed By:

Jeff A. Jenson developed the finding aid in February 2002. Kieu Cao updated finding aid in January 2017.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about Bruce H. Bell available elsewhere.

Related Collections at MSUM:

Young Men's Christian Association, Mankato, Minnesota. Papers, 1901 - 1977. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1294, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Mankato, Minnesota Young Women's Christian Association. Papers, 1926 - 1976. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1284, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Bell, Bruce H., 1895 - 1984.
Young Men's Christian Association. (Mankato, Minn.)
Young Women's Christian Association. (Mankato, Minn.)
YMCA

SMHC Manuscript Collection 207

Box

Folder

Oral History Interview, Audio CD, 1977

DVD

 

Oral History Interview, Audiocassette, 1977

Cassette

 

Oral History Interview, Transcript, 1977

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Papers, 1936 - 1977

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