May 20, 2022

Reference: The Walter F. Mondale Papers: New Website from Minnesota Historical Society

From a MHS Announcement:

Just launched, a new website provides a public portal to the Walter F. Mondale Papers held in the Society collections. The website provides a fully articulated finding aid to the 1,500 cubic feet of Mondale Papers; contextualizes Mondale’s career in a brief essay; provides easy access to thousands of digitized artifacts, photographs, and documents from the Mondale collection; and hosts an extensive interview with Mondale. Future content will include essays and podcasts featuring prominent Mondale scholars.


The extensive Mondale Papers document his entire career, from his terms as Minnesota’s attorney general (1960-1964), through his senatorial career (1964-1976), his years as vice president (1977-1980), his 1984 presidential campaign, his brief ambassadorial career and subsequent public service.

The Society was awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities grant to process and describe the Walter Mondale Papers and to develop a Mondale web page.

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