James C. Wright Papers
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Scope and Contents
The papers of James C. Wright measure seven linear feet and date from 1933 to 1971. His career as an educator is documented with correspondence, speeches, clippings, articles, and subject files. The correspondence fills almost four boxes and spans nearly forty years. Subject files exist on a wide variety of topics relating to education. These include school district reorganization in Iowa, the Iowa Department of Public Instruction, the Committee for the Advancement of School Administration, education in American Samoa, the Iowa Schoolmasters Walt Whitman Club, and education in Keokuk, Iowa. There are also folders of his speeches and articles, and a box of photographs.
- Creation: 1933-1971
- Creation: Majority of material found in 1956-1965
- Wright, James C. (Person)
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This collection is open for research.
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7.00 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Educator. Correspondence, subject files, speeches, articles, clippings, and photographs documenting his career as a school administrator, state official, and educator.
Source of Acquisition
These papers were donated to the University by James C. Wright in 1974.
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