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Public schools -- Illinois -- Chicago

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Austin High School Records

Identifier: spe-nhrc-auhs

This collection documents Austin High School from its earliest days in the 1870s through the federally mandated desegregation attempts of the 1960s and 1970s. The documentation includes histories, news clippings, photographs, programs, student publications and yearbooks.

Dates: 1881 - 1987

Histories of the Public Schools in Chicago

Identifier: nnhc-00077
Scope and Contents This collection contains the type-written pages of Histories of the Public Schools in Chicago, which provides a one-page compilation of basic information about each Chicago Public School. Charles S. Winslow compiled this information around 1939. The following information is included: name of the school with a cross reference to any prior names of the school; biographical sketch about the person for whom the school was named; street address and a list of any prior...
Dates: circa 1939

West Side Council of Parents and Teachers Records

Identifier: spe-nhrc-wsc

The West Side Council of Parents and Teachers formed on April 4, 1923, as an umbrella group to support PTA units in individual elementary schools on Chicago’s West Side. This collection documents the West Side Council from its beginning in 1923 up through its division into West Side Council North and West Side Council South in 1949.

Dates: 1923 - 1950; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1949