Jefferson County school records

Jefferson County school records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Jefferson County (Ga.). Board of Education.
Title: Jefferson County school records
Dates: 1870-1881
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (3 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of three boxes of Jefferson County school records including, annual reports, teacher's reports, correspondence, teachers' contracts, school roll registers, vouchers, and teachers' licenses.
Coll. Number: ms219

Biographical/Historical Note

Jefferson County, in east central Georgia southwest of Augusta, was established in 1796 on land formerly a part of Burke and Warren counties. It was named after U.S. president Thomas Jefferson, author of the Declaration of Independence and the first U.S. secretary of state.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Annual reports.
Contracts.
Correspondence.
Educational vouchers--Georgia--Jefferson County.
Jefferson County (Ga.). Board of Education.
Registers (lists).
School reports--Georgia--Jefferson County.
Teachers' contracts--Georgia--Jefferson County.
Teachers--Licenses--Georgia--Jefferson County.
Vouchers.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jefferson County school records, MS 219. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Processing Information

Very little re-arranging has been done to these papers. They have been counted and mended, and placed in acid-free folders, and the correspondence has been put in chronological order. Otherwise, they remain in essentially the same categories as when they were deposited.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Annual Reports, Academics, High Schools and Private Schools, 1871-1874
 
2Consolidated Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1874 1875 1879
 
3County School Commissioners' Commissions, 1871-1875
 
4Correspondence. State and County School Commissioners, 1871-1872
 
5Correspondence. State and County School Commissioners, 1873-1877
 
6Correspondence. State and County School Commissioners, 1878-1881 & no date
 
7Teachers' Account (Salary), 1876 1879 1880
 
8Trustees Return of Enumeration (White and Colored), 1870-71
 
9Printed Material
 
10Printed Material
 
BoxFolder
21Teachers' Contracts, 1871
 
2Teachers' Contracts, 1873
 
3Teachers' Contracts, 1874
 
4Teachers' Contracts, 1875
 
5Teachers' Contracts, 1876
 
6Teachers' Contracts, 1877
 
7Teachers' Contracts, 1878
 
8Teachers' Contracts, 1879-1880
 
BoxFolder
31School Roll Register, 1878
 
2School Roll Register, 1879 1880
 
3School Tax Act, 1877
 
4Teachers' Licenses, 1876-1880
 
5Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1873
 
6Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1874
 
7Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1876
 
8Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1877
 
9Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1878
 
10Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1879
 
11Teachers' Reports, Public Schools, 1880
 
12Vouchers, 1871
 
13Vouchers, 1873
 
14Vouchers, 1874
 
15Vouchers, 1875
 
16Vouchers, 1876
 
17Vouchers, 1877
 
18Vouchers, 1878
 
19Vouchers, 1879
 
20Vouchers, 1880