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Kansas City School Dis...
1846-1928 (Bulk 1890-1...
Carrie Westlake Whitne...
Howard L Conard
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A First-Rate Model Guides a Second-Chance School
January 27, 2007
Article tells the story of Pamela Pearson, principal of Genesis School. Genesis, at 44th and Cleveland, "started as an alternative school in 1975." It became a charter school for middle school students...
A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo.
Photo and bio of Stephen Barrett, "county school superintendent of Jackson county, Missouri," starting in 1895, born in Nebraska in 1865, starting as a teacher in 1885.
A Portrait of the Late A. H. Monsees
Photo and caption about the presentation to Southwest High School of a portrait of the late Albert Monsees, founding principal of the school.
A Principal Remembered
October 13, 2004
There are two letters in the "Letters to the Editor" column concerning long time school educator Marietta Hockaday who died October 2, 2004. She was a principal in the Kansas City School District for 50...
A School Needs More Space Inside and Out
Illustrations and article about the crowding and need for a larger building "at the Center school" at 85th and Woodland Avenues, headed by principal Miss Eva Allen.
Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin Papers Finding Aid
circa 1870-1925 (bulk 1890-1916)
Ada Greenwood MacLaughlin, daughter of Kansas City School Superintendent James Greenwood and his wife Amanda, was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on August 1, 1860. She resided in Kansas City, Missouri,...
Obituary for Miss Ada Zimmerschied, a teacher and principal for 49 years in the Kansas City School District before dying in 1956.
Albert H. Monsees
Photo and caption about the presentation of an award by superintendent Harold Moore to Albert Monsees, retiring after 25 years as principal of Southwest High School.
Albert H. Monsees Dies: Former Southwest High School Principal Was 78
Photo and obituary for Albert Monsees, "78, a former principal at Southwest high school" from its founding in 1925 to his retirement in 1950. Born in Smithton, Missouri, and coming to Kansas City in 1914...
Allen School Principal
Portrait of an unidentified woman, principal of A.M. Allen School.
Biography of Earl Thomas (1897-1985), Educator and Civic Leader
Biography of Girard Bryant (1905-1993), Educator and Community Leader
Board of Education (The), [Super]intendents and Twenty-Four of the Principals of Public Schools
Severely damaged composite of portrait photographs of members of the Kansas City Board of Education and principals. Item appears incomplete; source of publication unknown. Portraits include: Benson, W....
Burt A. Mayberry, 73, School Administrator, Dies
Photo and obituary for Burt Mayberry "of 2446 Harrison [Street], a schoolteacher and principal in the Kansas City public school system 48 years before retiring," born in Saint Louis and coming to Kansas...
Carver Dual Language Academy
April 14-20, 2011
Article about the Carver Dual Language Academy and its principal Cornelia Clark. The Academy, located on Elmwood Avenue, cultivates bilingualism in children by teaching English to Spanish-speakers and...
Clara Virginia Townsend
File containing photos and information on Clara Virginia Townsend, or Clara Townsend (ca. 1858-1939), a former teacher, school principal, and creator of "Prunes and Prisms" column (under the pen name of...
Class Ending on a High Note
May 24, 2010
Article profiles the last senior class of Southeast High School and their principal Cheryl Wright. The original Southeast High School at 3500 E. Meyer Blvd closed in 2007, but the remaining students were...
View of Clifford Nowlin with believed to be School Board President Homer Wadsworth, location unknown.
Clifford Nowlin and Others
Night view of educator Clifford Nowlin and other unidentified adults and East High School students.
Clifford Nowlin and Wife
Clifford Nowlin and wife with what appears to be members of a ROTC unit. Location unknown and others in the photograph are unidentified.
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