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Education

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 114 Collections and/or Records:

Agnes E. Hinkle Ostrom collection

 Collection
Identifier: L692
Scope and Contents This collection includes seven scrapbooks and some miscellaneous items associated with them from Agnes E. Hinkle Ostrom and her daughter, Cynthia Agnes Ostrom in Indiana, ranging from 1930 to 1957 and focus on the early lives of the two women, particularly their school years.Agnes Ostrom created five of the seven scrapbooks, which concern her academic career and married life and cover a wide variety of topics. They include wedding invitations and announcements, material from her...
Dates: 1930-1957

Alexander M. Moore letter

 Collection — Folder S0978
Identifier: S0978
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of a January 21, 1975 typewritten letter sent by Dr. Alexander M. Moore, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum and Supervision of the Indianapolis Public Schools, to Blake Ress of Shelbyville High School (Indiana). In the letter Dr. Moore sends his regrets that he is unable to attend the dedication of the high school gymnasium in honor of 1947 graduate Bill Garrett, but expresses his deep respect for Garrett and praises him as a "man who lived up to the...
Dates: 1975/01/21

Allen Jay autograph album

 Collection — Folder S2396
Identifier: S2396
Scope and Contents This collection contains an autograph album published by J. C. Riker of New York and used by Allen Jay. The entries range from 1852 to 1860 and include poems, personal notes, and signatures addressed to Jay. The bulk of the entries were written by individuals associated with Farmers Institute, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
Dates: 1852-1860

American Association of University Women Indianapolis Branch records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: L751
Scope and Contents This collection includes bylaws, tax documents, meeting minutes and branch records from the American Association of University Women Indianapolis Branch in Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1991 to 2020.
Dates: 1991-2020

American Fur Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: L184
Scope and Contents This collection contains a listing and description of items regarding the American Fur Company papers held at the New York Historical Society. Each item is listed chronologically and contains a brief description. Invoices and other non-correspondence are listed separately. Also included in the collection is an index and photo static copies of correspondence and letter book entries. Subjects discussed in the correspondence include Indian policies, travel, politics, education, religion,...
Dates: 1831-1849

Arch N. Bobbitt oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH014
Scope and Contents The collection contains the tapes and transcript drafts of three interviews with Arch N. Bobbitt conducted by Randall Jehs for the Indiana State Library oral history project on August 30, September 11, and September 17, 1974. In the first interview, Bobbitt discusses his childhood and education; how his interest in politics developed; Indiana politics in the 1920s including the influence of the Ku Klux Klan and D. C. Stephenson; and the state gasoline tax department. In the second interview,...
Dates: 1974 August-September; 1978

Attendance officer's "Children of Compulsory Age" record book

 Collection — Folder S2379
Identifier: S2379
Scope and Contents This collection includes the attendance officer's "Children of Compulsory Age" record book for children living in Perry Township, Marion County, Indiana. Some children in Franklin Township may have been included as well. Listed alphabetically, the circa 1916 book includes the children's names, month and year of birth, age, and the name of the child's parent.
Dates: circa 1916

Bettie Dunn report card

 Collection — Folder S2076
Identifier: S2076
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a Quincy (Illinois) High School report card for Bettie Dunn. The report card includes monthly school marks from November 1898 to June 1899 regarding her Cicero, physics, literature and rhetoricals courses and lists her class ranking and half-days absent. The reverse side of the grade card includes the signature of her father, T.H. [Temple Hawkins] Dunn.
Dates: 1898-1899

Blanche Eggleston Goode, "Sketches of Madison, Indiana" collection

 Collection — Folder S2810
Identifier: S2810
Scope and Contents This collection includes two handwritten copies of historical sketches titled "Sketches of Madison, Indiana" by Blanche Eggleston Goode on September 25, 1915 in Madison, Indiana, containing city, county, and school histories. The first sketch (2 pageS) comprises general history of the area of Madison, Indiana, from about 1808 through 1813.The second sketch (19 pages) recounts the history of schooling and education in the Madison area, and goes into detail of the teachers, schools, and...
Dates: 1915

Blanche Stillson papers

 Collection — Folder S2443
Identifier: S2443
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten copy of an article published in the February 25, 1930 Indianapolis News that was written by Blanche Stillson about two portraits of Dr. and Mrs. C. G. McLean that were given to the Herron Art Institute. The article relates Dr. McLean's background and the history of the McLean Female Institute, a seminary for women in Indianapolis that operated for about 15 years before closing shortly after the U.S. Civil War. The article...
Dates: circa 1930