June Walter Bryan, “Memories of Clarke County, Iowa One-Room Rural Schools, 1924-1942”

Collection Overview

Title: June Walter Bryan, “Memories of Clarke County, Iowa One-Room Rural Schools, 1924-1942”

Record Series: MsC-51

Record Group:


Creator: Bryan, June Walter

Date: 1924-1942

Extent: 1 box (0.21 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

Language: Materials entirely in English.

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Immediate Source of Acquisition:

The manuscript was donated to University of Northern Iowa Special Collections by the author in January 1997.

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Historical Note

Bryan attended the University of Northern Iowa in 1946, 1972, and 1979. 

Scope and Content

Manuscript of “Memories of Clarke County, Iowa One-Room Rural Schools, 1924-1942” written by June Bryan of Cedar Falls, Iowa.  Describes the author’s experiences as a student, and later as a teacher, in Iowa’s rural county schools. 



Folder 1: "Memories of Clarke County, Iowa One-Room Rural Schools," 1924-1942 

Processing Information

Material originally processed and finding aid prepared by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, November 1994. Updated by Assistant Archivist Dustin Witsman, January 2015. Last updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017. Linear feet count updated on August 9, 2017.