Belle Rogers McConnell papers
New Search | Return to Search Results

Belle Rogers McConnell papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: McConnell, Belle Rogers, 1885-1964
Title: Belle Rogers McConnell papers
Dates: 1905-1971, undated
Quantity: 1.04 linear ft. (two document cases, one half document case, and one oversize folder)
Identification: ahc.MSS839

Biographical/Historical Note

Belle Rogers (1885-1964) was born in Jackson County, Georgia. She married Charles W. McConnell (1879-1940) and they had one daughter, Edyth (1910-1994). Belle McConnell worked as a teacher in the Atlanta Public School System from 1905-1950, tutoring deaf and hard-of-hearing-children. Additional biographical information about Belle McConnell has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains materials that document the teaching career of Belle R. McConnell. Materials include hearing test results, lesson plans, activity materials, copies of speeches and reports, McConnell's teaching certificates, news clippings, and correspondence with colleagues and former students.


Index Terms

Atlanta Public Schools
Audiometry
Hearing impaired--Georgia--Atlanta
McConnell, Belle Rogers, 1885-1964
Public schools--Georgia--Atlanta
Women in education

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Belle Rogers McConnell papers, MSS 839, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1981, with subsequent additions

Description Control

This collection was re-processed in 2017.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Related Material

Visual material has been separated from the collection. Please contact an archivist for access to this material.


Container List

 

Box

Fldr

11Composition books with notes about vowels, undated
 
2Correspondence of Belle R. McConnell, 1934-1960
 
3Correspondence to Edythe McConnell, 1965-1971, undated
 
4Enrollment list for lip-reading class, 1940-1941
 
5Excerpts from grade book, undated
 
6Handwritten notes to supoort Belle R. McConnell's reports, 1934-1941, undated
 
7Lessons and exercises for hearing impaired, 1934-1940, undated
 
8Letter of recommendation, 1905
 
9Newspaper clippings, 1936-1968, undated
 
10Observation of student Albert Spivey, 1938-1939
 
11Printed materials and case studies on hearing impaired, 1936-1947, undated
 
12Record of hearing test of students conducted by schools, 1945-1948
 
13Results of audiometer test conducted by Atlanta Public Schools, 1936-1939
 

Box

Fldr

21Results of audiometer test conducted by Atlanta Public Schools, 1940-1942, undated
 
2School directory, 1949-1950
 
3School workbook, undated
 
4Speeches and presentations on hearing impaired, 1935-1940, undated
 
5Study aids and lesson plans, undated
 
6Study aids and lesson plans - March, June, and August packets, undated
 
7Study aids and lesson plans - August packet, undated
 
8Study aids and lesson plans - beginners and xyz, 1930-1939
 
9Study aids and lesson plans - Lou Ellen and Flora, undated
 
10Study aids and lesson plans - movement 1: "P, M, M", 1938-1939, undated
 
11Study aids and lesson plans - movements 2-7: "F,V"; "W,Wh"; "S, Soft C, Z"; "Sh, Ch"; "H", 1930-1939, undated
 
12Study aids and lesson plans - movement 8: "L", undated
 

Box

Fldr

31Study aids and lesson plans - movement 9-12: "K", "hard G", "hard C"; "R"; "T, D, N"; "combined consonants", 1937-1943, undated
 
2Teachers certificates of Belle R. McConnell, 1905-1950
 
3Teachers certificates of honor, 1948-1950
 
4Testing cards (1 of 2), undated
 
5Testing cards (2 of 2), undated
 
6Volta Bureau's books of lip-reading practice material, approximately 1942
 

Location

MSS OS box 5.24Scoring key for hearing test and teaching aids, undated