Education -- Indiana
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 66 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S1946
Scope and Contents This collection includes Etta Virginia McKinley's Floyd County Public Schools junior high diploma, a program from her commencement ceremony that took place at 2:00 P.M. at Mount Tabor, and the program from the 8:00 P.M. ceremony that took place at Greenville. All three items are dated April 25, 1939.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers relating to Eugene Bainbridge's career in the Indiana Senate ranging from 1953 to 1975. Included are correspondence, legislation, reports, and other papers relating to issues before the Indiana Senate, including public employee' and teacher' retirement funds, the highway department, reapportionment, development of port facilities (1969), abortion, and education reform and school financing (1965-1971); papers relating to Lake County issues before the senate,...
Collection — Folder S624
Scope and Contents This collection contains a draft of the manuscript, "A Little Girl of the Sixties," by Florence Emerson Heffley. The manuscript is 48 typewritten pages and includes handwritten corrections and a few pages of additional notes. Heffley's narrative relates stories and genealogical information about her great-grandparents, Abraham and Sarah Dayton Jacobus, her grandparents Hettie and Luke Allen Emerson, and her mother, Almira Georgiana Herbert, the "Little Girl of the Sixties," from 1818 to 1938. ...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes four journals used by Florence Heywood to record her daily activities from March 1893 to November 1895 while attending the Classical School for Girls in Indianapolis, her composition book from circa 1894, the undated poem, "O'er the Sea," and the undated composition, "The Visit of an Unsophisticated Traveller to Sicily and Egypt."This collection also includes catalogs from the Classical School for Girls for the years 1883/84, 1885/86, 1886/87, 1888/89,...
Dates: 1883-1903, undated
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes copies of the the August and October 1923 editions of The Educator-Journal magazine containing the articles "Taking Criticism Kindly" and "Getting a Better Job" written by George E. Gill. Items from the Indianapolis Employment Bureau include a copy of the circular "Announcement to Employers of Indianapolis Concerning Free Employment Bureaus" from 1926; an unused sheet of the bureau's letterhead from circa...
Collection — Folder S2174
Scope and Contents This collection contains a copy of George Monroe's reminiscence of his school in Noble Township, Shelby County, Indiana circa 1840s. The bulk of his description is about the school building, but he also mentions marking the time of day by the position of the sun and the privilege of being selected to retrieve a bucket of water and giving each student a drink. Monroe's recollections are a half-page in length and were written and typed by his daughter Effie Monroe Conner McCarty circa 1920s. The...
Dates: circa 1920s, 1967
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal documents, teacher resources, and classroom activity supplies of Georgia E. Bailey Bahr. Bahr's documents include reunion programs and commemorative books from Marion High School, Marion College and Ball State University (1966-1987); three Marion College Bulletins from 1955; several directories of Marion, Indiana teachers (1938-1949); and the pamphlet, "Our Wee Ones" published by Rev. M.F. Keiter (April 24, 1898). Her teaching resources and supplies...
Collection — Folder S0373
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopied essay entitled "Another Indianapolis Landmark Passing into Oblivion: Lains Business College" by Mrs. Gladys Downey. The 1975 typewritten paper gives a brief history of Lain Business College of Indianapolis (1903-1974) and genealogical information about the Lain family members who operated the school.
Collection — Folder S2861
Collection — Folder S2902
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed signed letters from Helen C. Augspurger, Ross F. Lockridge, Sr., V.L. Tatlock, J. William Ball and others in New Haven, Connecticut; Bloomington and Logansport, Indiana and other locations; programs schedules; and class records from some of the institutes ranging from 1948 to 1957 regarding the Institutes and arrangements.