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Papers regarding the Lawrence Community Nursery School

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P751

Overview

From January 1948 to December 1953, Mary Daniels was teacher-director of the Lawrence Community Nursery School, a Lawrence, Kansas pre-school that was formed in 1948 by a coalition of parents seeking cooperative, inter-racial, low-cost pre-school education. These papers contain Mary Daniels' writings concerning the pre-school's history and purpose, including its role in school integration and race relations. Also included are the pre-school's instructions to participating mothers as teachers.

Dates

  • 1953 - 2000

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Extent

5 folders

Physical Location

RH MS P751

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Alison Watkins

Related Materials

Lawrence Community Nursery School (Lawrence, Kan.) Records of the Lawrence Community Nursery School, RH MS 616, Kansas Collection, Spencer Research Library.

Title
Guide to the Mary Daniels Papers Regarding the Lawrence Community Nursery School
Subtitle
Papers regarding the Lawrence Community Nursery School
Author
Finding aid prepared by mh, 2007; Finding aid encoded by mh, 2007
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in<language encodinganalog="language">English.</language>
Finding aid permalink
http://hdl.handle.net/10407/5597269654
Preferred citation
Mary Daniels Papers Regarding the Lawrence Community Nursery School, Kansas Collection, RH MS P751, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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