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Webster County (Iowa)--History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Aletha Hutchison (Jacobs) Collection

Identifier: RSC-HEC-002
Scope and Contents

The Aletha Hutchison (Jacobs) Collection is composed of materials documenting Hutchison's experiences both as a student and as a teacher in the rural school systems of Iowa and Pennsylvania.  The collection includes official school records and Hutchison's personal papers providing insight into many facets of rural school life from 1898-1960.

Dates: Created: 1898-1960; Other: Majority of material found in 1902-1950

Webster County Rural School Records

Identifier: RSC-RSR-094
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents from the rural school system of Webster County, Iowa dating from 1891-1978. 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 three series: “County Board of Education, 1915-1972”, “Office of the Superintendent, 1858-1974”, and “District and School,...
Dates: Created: 1859-1975; Other: Majority of material found in 1915-1960; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2007