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Title Ruth Johnson Collection
Call Number MSS 402
Extent 1 box
Dates of Creation 1925-1976
Creator Ruth Johnson (Collector)
Scope & Content The Ruth Johnson Collection is a diverse set of materials that touches on the history of Moorhead High School through the donation of high school newspapers and some various correspondence received from the school, both the region six and state high school basketball tournaments through the addition of programs, and world events through the donation of a collection of World News from 1925-1926 to the collection which was a magazine used by History teachers in the classroom during that time period.
Admin/Biographical History Ruth Johnson and her husband Bob were Moorhead residents. Bob Johnson was a graduate of Moorhead High School in 1934. Both were avid high school Basketball fans as is evidenced by their collection of programs from the State High School Tournament and the Region 6 basketball tournament.
Subjects Moorhead High School
High School Basketball (Minn.)
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Donated by Ruth Johnson in 2007 (Accession 2007.29)
Containers District 23 Basketball Tournament Programs, 1961-1976
Minnesota High School Basketball Programs, 1956-1971
Moorhead Brochure, [ca. 1945]
Moorhead High School Newspapers, 1966-1970
Moorhead High School Reunion, 1959
Moorhead School Letters, 1961, 1971
Region 6 Basketball Tournament Programs, 1959-1976
World News Weekly Review, 1925-1926