Cloe E.A. Herndon class notebooks and teaching certificates

Cloe E.A. Herndon class notebooks and teaching certificates

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Herndon, Cloe E. A.
Title: Cloe E.A. Herndon class notebooks and teaching certificates
Dates: circa 1859-1880
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet (3 folders; housed with minor collections MS 1545 to MS 1550)
Coll. Number: ms1545(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

Randolph County was created by an act of the Alabama General Assembly on 18 Dec. 1832, from former Creek Indian territory. It is located in the eastern-central part of the state, in the Piedmont plateau. It encompasses 585 square miles. The county is named for John Randolph, a former Virginia statesman. The county seat was established in Wedowee in 1834-35. Other towns of note include Roanoke, Rock Mills and Wadley. Alabama Counties - Alabama Department of Archives and History (Retrieved March 31, 2009)

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of class notebooks kept by Cloe E. A. Herndon, an elementary school teacher in Randolph County, Alabama, which contain class exercises as well as class rolls and cover parts of the period from 1859-1880. Also included are three of Miss Herndon's teaching certificates.

Index Terms

Elementary school teachers--Alabama--Randolph County--Certification--Specimens.
Elementary school teachers--Alabama--Randolph County.
Elementary school teaching--Alabama--Randolph County.
Elementary schools--Curricula--Alabama--Randolph County.
School children--Alabama--Randolph County--Registers, lists, etc.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cloe E.A. Herndon class notebooks and teaching certificates, MS 1545. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-2Class notebook
3Teaching certificates, school papers