Burton Nypen Interview, 1978
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Ortonville High School, Ortonville, Minnesota
Public schools--Minnesota--Stevens County; Schools--Centralization; Chokio-Alberta Public Schools (Minn.); School superintendents--Minnesota--Stevens County
Mr. Nypen was superintendent of schools in Chokio-Alberta when the two schools were consolidated.
In this interview, Superintendent Nypen discusses the consolidation proceedings and the many changes induced by the consolidation.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Nypen, Burton, "Burton Nypen Interview, 1978" (1978). Stevens County. 18.
The tape becomes quieter throughout, with some portions difficult to hear.
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