League of Women Voters Education Documents Collection, c.1933-1988 and undated



Title: League of Women Voters Education Documents Collection, c.1933-1988 and undated

Collection Number: Kingsport Community Manuscript Collection (KCMC) 380

Physical Description: 0.25 linear feet, 1 box

Creator: League of Women Voters

Repository: Archives of the City of Kingsport




Provenance: Kate Lukach found the unprocessed materials in the archives in June 2008.


Access/Restrictions: There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


Processed by: Kate Lukach, archival assistant, processed the collection and developed a finding aid in June 2008.



This collection should be cited as:


League of Women Voters Education Documents Collection, c.1933-1988 and undated. KC Manuscript Collection 380, Archives of the City of Kingsport, Tennessee.



This collection contains correspondence, reports, statistics, pamphlets, letters, newspaper clippings, legislative code, and other documents pertaining to school boards and superintendents, as well as education in general.  These documents were produced and collected by the League of Women Voters.  The collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.



Board of Education

League of Women Voters






Box 1

  1. Abstract of Dissertation: A Study of Perceived      Differences in Administration of School Districts in Tennessee      Which Operate Under Elected or Appointed Superintendents, by Lowell Wayne      Patterson, August 1980
  2. “The Anatomy of Success In the Superintendency” –      Phi Delta Kappan, September 1980
  3. Board of Education Meetings, 1963 and undated
  4. Boards of Education, Superintendents, and      Educators Holding Elective Office in Tennessee, 1974-75, October 1975
  5. Consolidation Study, 1976
  6. Correspondence, 1974-1980
  7. CountyCommissioners on the Private Legislative Act to abolish the      position of Supt. Schools, undated
  8. Educational Data and Statistics, c.1960-1981
  9. Education Legislation, c.1933 and 1980
  10. Elementary and Middle School Education in SullivanCounty, April 1978
  11. Finance Portion – 1st Presbyterian      Sunday School – June 28, 1964
  12. Handwritten Notes, undated
  13. Interviews, 1975-1978
  14. Job Descriptions, undated
  15. Law Pertaining to School Boards, 1976-1979
  16. Legislative Goals for 1977
  17. Letters, undated
  18. Lions Roar, undated
  19. Newspaper Clippings, 1963-1981 and undated
  20. Priorities for Schools in Tennessee, October 1965
  21. Process for the Enactment of Laws in the State of      Tennessee,      c.1980
  22. Recommendations from Education Study Group, 1964
  23. Reference Points, undated
  24. State Continuing Responsibilities 1963-65      Catch-up Sheet, January 1964
  25. State Department of Education Hearing on      Proficiency Testing, Johnson City      – September 15, 1977
  26. State Education Unit, February 1970
  27. Sullivan County Judge’s Report, January 14, 1981
  28. Sullivan County Local PTA Presidents, undated
  29. Tennessee School Boards Association Directory, 1979
  30. TN St. Bd. of Education – Rules, Regulation, and Standards,      1976-77
  31. Why Superintendents Should be Employed by School      Boards, c.1988
  32. Why We Must Study a Subject as Dry as School      Financing, c.1970