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Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations: Save our School Campaign (SOS) Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0218

Description of Contents

Scrapbook which includes clippings that trace the Save our School campaign's history. The scrapbook appears to have been prepared by Mrs. Clifford C. (Lottie M.) Neff, who was chairman of the campaign.

Dates

  • Creation: 1942-08 - 1942-09

Creator

Access

The collection is available for use in Special Collections at Minneapolis Central Library during the department's open hours.

History

The Save our School campaign to raise three million dollars to assist the Minneapolis Public Schools in paying their bills was initiated in July 1942. The campaign lasted a little more than one month. The amendment failed.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations: Save our School Campaign (SOS) Scrapbook
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200