Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet. More info below.
Date Acquired: 00/00/2008
Subjects: Education--Iowa--Guthrie County., Education--Iowa--History., Guthrie County (Iowa)--History., Personnel records in education., Rural schools--Iowa--History--20th century., Rural schools--Iowa., School Reports.
Forms of Material: Documents on microfilm.
This collection contains documents from the rural school system of Guthrie County, Iowa dating from 1918-1948. 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: “Office of the Superintendent, 1904-1939”, and “District and School, 1932-1966”.
Series 1. "Office of the Superintendent, 1904-1939" is comprised of microfilmed copies of records relating to or originating from the Office of the Superintendent. This series consists of Register of Teachers Employed, School Officer and Teacher Record, and Record of Schools Taught.
Series 2. "District and School, 1932-1966" is composed of microfilmed copies of records created and/or utilized by individual districts and schools. This series consists solely of Teachers' Reports to the Superintendent.
Technical Access Note: This collection contains materials on microfilm that will require the use of a microfilm reader.
Acquisition Source: Heartland Area Education Agency (AEA #11)
Acquisition Method: Donation
Preferred Citation: [Collection Name: Box#/Folder#], Center for the History of Rural Iowa Education and Culture, University of Northern Iowa
Processing Information: Materials classified as Items are located on microfilm. The first number indicates the reel, the second indicates the location of the record on that reel. Items are not necessarly individual records; a change in Item number may indicate a change in record type, date, township, or district. These item numbers have been applied for reference purposes by the archives staff and are not present on the film itself.