Edward Nordgaard Interview, 1978
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Nordgaard Residence, Glenwood, Minnesota
Public schools--Minnesota--Glenwood; Schools--Centralization; Glenwood Community School District (Minn.); School superintendents--Minnesota--Glenwood; Minnesota State High School League
Edward Nordgaard was born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1900. He graduated from Luther College, Decorah, Iowa and began a 44-year teaching and administrative career in the Glenwood area. More than 30 years was spent as Glenwood Superintendent.
In this interview, Ed Nordgaard discusses his family history, rural schools, city schools, the Minnesota High School League, school consolidation, teacher-administrator-community relations and related material.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Nordgaard, Edward, "Edward Nordgaard Interview, 1978" (1978). All Minnesota Oral Histories. 39.
This interview was done on two separate days: June 12, 1978 and July 6, 1978. They have been combined into one audio file.