John Corbid was elected to the Minnesota Legislature from District 1B in 1974 and served in the Legislature until 1980. At the time of his election Mr. Corbid was a teacher living in Oklee, Minnesota, having graduated from the University of North Dakota with a B.S. degree. Mr. Corbid later owned a resort. John Corbid and his wife, Roberta, had three children, Kevin, Rachel, and Rebecca.
The John Corbid collection consists of material he accumulated while a State Legislator. The collection is arranged topically according to the legislation or issue to which it pertains, and arranged chronologically within each topic. The material includes correspondence with constituents, other legislators and lobbyists. Also included are press releases, reports and newspaper articles.