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Education, Primary -- Tennessee.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

19th Century Elementary School Books

Identifier: MS-3506

This collection houses elementary school textbooks on such subjects as spelling, math, english, and history.

Dates: circa 1810-1908

A List of Scholars in School District No. 3 in Pulaski Between the Ages of 5 and 18

Identifier: MS-1926

Collection contains a single document created September 30, 1846, that lists the thirty-five students in School District No. 3 in Pulaski, Tennessee. The students range in age from five to eighteen.

Dates: 1846 September 30

D. H. Bales Papers

Identifier: MS-1098

This collection contains papers relating to schools in Jefferson County, Tennessee.

Dates: 1895-1922

H. S. Kennedy Letter

Identifier: MS-3113

This collection houses a letter from H. S. Kennedy, writing from Silver Springs, Tennessee on May 5, 1873. Kennedy reports on the progress of setting up public schools in Wilson County, provides a list of local officials, and suggests reorganizing the school district.

Dates: 1873 May 5

Roane County Teachers' Register

Identifier: MS-2932

This collection houses a 1917 Teachers' Register issued by the Tennessee State Superintendent of Public Instruction in Nashville. It was used in Roane County's Union Hill School and records students' attendance and grades.

Dates: 1917

Teacher's Register

Identifier: MS-3021

This collection houses a Teacher's Register used in School 1, District 3 of the Tennessee public school system. The ledger is divided into columns documenting the names, ages, attendance, and academic performance of approximately 19 students between September of 1875 and January of 1876. The subjects taught include Reading, Writing, Arithmetic, Grammar, Geography, U. S. History, and Elementary Geology of Tennessee.

Dates: 1875-1876