Guide to the Globe (North Carolina) Public School Records, 1858 - 1890

Summary Information

Title: Globe (North Carolina) Public School Records, 1858 - 1890
Collection: AC.167
Extent: 1 linear feet (1 box)
Abstract:

Globe (North Carolina) Public School Records consist of school records of Globe School in Caldwell County, North Carolina, for selected years between 1858 and 1886.

Creator: Caldwell County Public School Systems

Biographical/Historical Note

The Globe Public School Records provides insight into the education of a rural area of Caldwell County, North Carolina near Grandfather Mountain. It also provides some genealogical information.

Scope and Contents

Globe Public School Records consist of school records of Globe School in Caldwell County, North Carolina, for selected years between 1858 and 1886. The most complete coverage is between 1877 and 1886. The District number was originally 6, but changed to number 1 sometime between 1863 and 1877. Predominant family names were Moore, Gragg, Estes and Mast. The records provide students' ages, guardians' names, attendance and the teachers' comments. Some undated sheets included.

The Globe Public School Records provides insight into the education of a rural area of Caldwell County, North Carolina near Grandfather Mountain. It also provides some genealogical information.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use without restrictions in the Dougherty Reading Room.

Acquisitions Information

Mary Moore Mast donated this collection to the W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection. The accession number is RGS. This collection was opened to the public on 24 September 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by Deborah Bell, 1994; Kathryn Staley, September 2002 and April 2005; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, April 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.167: Globe (North Carolina) Public School Records, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Globe Public School Records contains the public school records of Globe Public School District #1 and District #6, chronological order.

 School Records, 1858-1886, undated Box 1