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Rural schools--Iowa

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Martha Van Patter Robison papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0298
Scope and Content This collection (1924-1995, undated) contains biographical material, materials pertaining to coursework at Iowa State College (University), including tests, examination blue books, class assignments, lab reports, homework, as well as records concerning the teaching profession. Biographical information compiled by Martha’s nephew, Dennis Wendell, includes a brief history of her life and a listing of students who attended her classes at Evergreen School. Class notes,...
Dates: 1924-1995, undated

Ordella J. Thompson scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 32792030004281]
Identifier: MS-0532
Abstract Ordella J. Fossel (1909-2001), later Ordella Thompson, was born in Gilbert, Iowa. She graduated from Iowa State Teachers College (now University of Northern Iowa) in 1930 and taught school in Dinsdale, Iowa. The collection consists of two of Ordella's scrapbooks. These scrapbooks contain black and white photographs, mainly of her family and of the classes she taught in Dinsdale. The scrapbooks also contain two obituaries of Ordella's acquaintances and two cards from the memorial service. The...
Dates: circa 1915-1945