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John Swift school records

Call Number: RH MS P986


This collection includes elementary school records for John Swift when he attended McAllaster Elementary School in Lawrence, Kansas in the 1950s. There are progress reports or report cards for the years 1952-1953, 1954-1955, and 1955-1956; a spring 1951 letter home from Swift's teacher commenting on his progress over the course of the school year; and class photographs for Mrs. Perry's kindergarten class from 1950-1951 and Mrs. Smith's first grade class from 1951-1952. Both photographs are glued back and front on a scrapbook page, and Swift has marked where he is in both photographs, as well as some class friends.


  • Creation: 1950 - 1956

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

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


2 folder ; Folders measure 22 x 37 cm.

Language of Materials


Physical Location

RH MS P986

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, John Swift.

Guide to the John Swift Collection
John Swift school records
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Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
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Preferred citation
John Swift school records, RH MS P986, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

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

1450 Poplar Lane
Lawrence KS 66045-7616 United States