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Iowa School Reports, 1918-1960

Record Series: 



Title:  Iowa School Reports, 1918-1960


Archives Record Series: 00/31/01


Creator: Superintendent of Public Instruction


Date: 1918-1960


Extent: 0.417 linear feet, 1 box


Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.


Language: This material is entirely in English.


Access and Use: There are no restrictions on the use of this material.


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Preferred citation: [Identification of item] in the Iowa School Reports collection, 1918-1960, Archives Record Series 00/31/01, University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa


Scope and content:


Iowa School Reports, 1918-1960 were issued biennially by the Superintendent of Public Instruction. Each report consists of two primary sections – a narrative and summary of statistics. The narrative lists the members of the Iowa State Board of Public Instruction and describes the work performed by the divisions of the Department of Public Instruction during the biennium. The Department of Public Instruction consists of: State Board of Public Instruction, Department of Public Instruction, Administration, Division of Transportation, Division of Veterans’ Education, and Instruction. The summary of statistics section contains tables that detail enrollment and attendance, the number of schools, teaching positions, salaries, and amount and values of buildings in Iowa.




Box 1


The reports

Collection initially arranged by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, 1970s; prepared for the Web by Graduate Assistant Amy Rekward and Assistant Archivist Dustin S. Witsman, April 2015. Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017 and again in February 2018. Linear Feet updated August 7, 2017.

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