Board of Education Annual Reports, 1890-1940
This collection contains Board of Education Annual Reports. Each report includes information on total enrollment, daily attendance statistics, number and names of teachers, Superintendents Report, "Moral Training," and course catalogs for both white and "colored" students. Materials are in good condition, arranged in chronological order, and dated 1890-1940. The bulk of the materials are dated 1890-1924, with 1940 as the outlier.
- 1890 - 1940
- Majority of material found within 1890 - 1924
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open to the public without restriction. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to duplicate or publish material from this collection must be obtained from the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library.
Biographical / Historical
The Charlotte Mecklenburg School (CMS) system as it is known today was began as a segregated system in 1882, with South School serving white students and Myers Street School for Black students. Prior to CMS, the public education system was known as Charlotte City Schools.
0.41 Linear Feet
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Language of Materials
The Board of Education serves as the governing body for the public school district, with elected Board members responsible for ensuring that school operations and employees comply with the policies in place. This collection contains Board of Education annual reports for Charlotte City Schools dated 1890-1940.
Materials are arranged in chronological order.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The immediate source and date of acquisition for this collection is unknown.
Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library. Schools. CMStory. Accessed January 2023. https://www.cmstory.org/advanced-search?keys=+schools
Materials are in good condition
The processing, arrangement, and description of this collection was completed by Karylee Velez.
- Annual report Subject Source: Local sources
- Education Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Education Subject Source: Local sources
- Education (Middle school) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Education, Elementary Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Education, Secondary Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Educational statistics Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Board of Education Annual Reports, 1890-1940
- Karylee Velez
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Repository
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library-Main
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Charlotte NC 28202 USA