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Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations: Save our School Campaign (SOS) Collection M/A 2000.171.01

Creator:Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations. (Minneapolis, Minn.)
Title: Minneapolis Council of Parent-Teacher Associations: Save our School Campaign (SOS) Collection
Dates:August-September, 1942
Quantity: 1.0 boxes
Repository: James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library

History

The 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.


Description of the Collection

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


Subject Headings

Persons

Neff, Lottie M., 1893-1973

Subjects

Education--Societies--Minnesota--Minneapolis.
Parents' and teachers' associations--Minnesota--Minneapolis.

Places

Minneapolis (Minn.)--Politics and government.

Table of Contents


Scrapbook: Minneapolis Council Parent-Teacher Association: Save Our Schools (S.O.S): August-September, 1942 -- Box-folder 1


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