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Kirkwood School scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS822

Scope and Content

This collection consists of seven scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, notices, and correspondence documenting the activities of Kirkwood School.

Dates

  • 1942-1949

Creator

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Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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.

Administrative/Biographical History

Kirkwood School was an elementary school in the Atlanta Public School system. During World War II, the children participated in various activities to help the war effort such as food and clothing rationing. After the war was over they participated in school activities. Miss Louise Byram, the 7th grade teacher, kept scrapbooks of the school news. The principal at the time was Elizabeth Silvey.

Extent

1.5 linear ft. (three oversize boxes)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1983

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2013.
Title
Kirkwood School scrapbooks
Author
Josh Hogan
Date
November 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305
404-814-4040