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Construction with Crane at Southwest Minnesota State College, Marshall, Minnesota
Construction with Crane at Southwest Minnesota State College, Marshall, Minnesota
Photo shows a crane working on the first phase of construction for the new Southwest Minnesota State College in Marshall, Minnesota.
Development of the Southwest Minnesota State College, Marshall, Minnesota
Development of the Southwest Minnesota State College, Marshall, Minnesota
This document gives the mission statement and guidelines for opening a new state college in southwestern Minnesota. This documents does not give a creator, but it was apparently created by a state department or committee, probably within the Department of Education.
High school communities situated within 50 road miles of Granite Falls, Minnesota
High school communities situated within 50 road miles of Granite Falls, Minnesota
This illustration shows Granite Falls in the center of two concentric circles that mark the distance to communities with high schools within a 35 mile and within a 50 mile radius.
Information supporting Lamberton, Minnesota, for the site of a new state college
Information supporting Lamberton, Minnesota, for the site of a new state college
This report from the Lamberton Commercial Club supports the city of Lamberton for the site of a new state college in southwestern Minnesota.
Letter from Aage O. Buhl and Arnold Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Merideth (sic) Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Letter from Aage O. Buhl and Arnold Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Merideth (sic) Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Aage O. Buhl and Arnold Paulson question O. Merideth (sic) Wilson as to whether the Site Selection Committee for a Southwestern State College is following their own guidelines for choosing a site for the proposed state college in Southwestern Minnesota, and they ask when they might make a presentation on behalf of Granite Falls.
Letter from Arnold E. Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Letter from Arnold E. Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Arnold E. Paulson tells O. Meredith Wilson that he approves keeping materials from the Granite Falls College Committee's presentation for archival purposes.
Letter from Arnold Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to Roy C. Prentis, St. Paul, Minnesota
Letter from Arnold Paulson, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to Roy C. Prentis, St. Paul, Minnesota
Arnold Paulson expresses his appreciation to Roy C. Prentis for allowing the Granite Falls College Committee and the City of Montevideo to make presentations to the State College Committee supporting their respective cities as the site of the proposed college in southwestern Minnesota.
Letter from Don Braman, Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Mr. Sandy Sanderson, Marshall, Minnesota
Letter from Don Braman, Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Mr. Sandy Sanderson, Marshall, Minnesota
Don Braman writes Sandy Sanderson about gathering and presenting information on the City of Marshall that would support the city as the location of the proposed state college in southwestern Minnesota.
Letter from E.T. Messer, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Letter from E.T. Messer, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
E.T. Messer writes O. Meredith Wilson in support of Granite Falls as the site of the proposed state college in southwestern Minnesota.
Letter from Elmer O. Akre, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to the State College Site Selection Committee for Southwestern Minnesota, St.  Paul, Minnesota
Letter from Elmer O. Akre, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to the State College Site Selection Committee for Southwestern Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota
Elmer O. Akre wrote that should Lamberton be chosen as the site of the proposed state college in southwestern Minnesota, Yellow Medicine County would donate their portion of the land.
Letter from Elmer Volmer, Lamberton, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Letter from Elmer Volmer, Lamberton, Minnesota, to O. Meredith Wilson, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Elmer Volmer writes O. Meredith Wilson in support of the city of Lamberton as the site of the proposed state college in southwestern Minnesota.
Letter from Harold Buhr, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meridith (sic) Wilson, St. Paul, Minnesota
Letter from Harold Buhr, Granite Falls, Minnesota, to O. Meridith (sic) Wilson, St. Paul, Minnesota
Harold Buhr writes in support of Granite Falls as the site of the proposed state college in southwestern Minnesota.

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