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Created by:
Marjorie P. Collins  Search this
Published by:
Reilly and Lee Co., American, 1918 - 1959  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper with leather
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 6 x 1 1/2 in. (22.9 x 15.2 x 3.8 cm)
Type:
scrapbooks
Place made:
Prairie View, Waller County, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1925
Description:
A scrapbook assembled by Marjorie P. Collins. The cover of the scrapbook is red leather and in gold type reads: [The Girl Graduate / Her Own Book]. The scrapbook includes 190 pages of newspaper clippings, photographs, hand-written entries, printed programs, ribbons, and correspondence relating to graduate Marjorie P. Collins. She was elected to become a teacher at the Almeda Road Junior High School on June 4, 1925 by the school board.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Education  Search this
United States--Social life and customs  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Beatrix Burneston
Object number:
2012.94
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.94