Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet. More info below.
Date Acquired: 10/26/2007
Subjects: Education--Iowa--History., Education--Iowa--Page County., Education--Iowa--Planning., Page County (Iowa)--History., Personnel records in education., Rural schools--Iowa--History--20th century., Rural schools--Iowa., School Reports., Student Records--Iowa.
This collection contains documents from the rural school system of Page County, Iowa, from 1888-1975. The records cover a majority of the rural schools’ histories, but they are not comprehensive: some records were lost before their transfer to the Center for the History of Rural Iowa Education and Culture.
The collection material is arranged into two series – “County Board of Education, 1919-1975” and “Office of the Superintendent, 1888-1975”.
Series 1. “County Board of Education, 1919-1975” is comprised of records on microfiche created and/or utilized by the County Board of Education. This series contains County Board of Education Meeting Minutes.
Series 2. “Office of the Superintendent, 1888-1975” contains records on microfiche created and/or utilized by the Office of the Superintendent. This series consists of Records of Teachers' Certificates, Teachers Certifications, Superintendents' Record of Schools, Eighth Grade Examinations, and Teachers' Reports to the Superintendent.
Page County (Iowa)--History.
Personnel records in education.
Rural schools--Iowa--History--20th century.
Technical Access Note: This collection contains materials on microfiche that will require the use of a mircofiche reader.
Acquisition Source: Loess Hills Area Education Agency (AEA #13)
Acquisition Method: Donation
Preferred Citation: [Collection Name: Box#/Folder#], Center for the History of Rural Iowa Education and Culture, University of Northern Iowa