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The Resource The empty schoolhouse : memories of one-room Texas schools, collected and edited by Luther Bryan Clegg

The empty schoolhouse : memories of one-room Texas schools, collected and edited by Luther Bryan Clegg

Label
The empty schoolhouse : memories of one-room Texas schools
Title
The empty schoolhouse
Title remainder
memories of one-room Texas schools
Statement of responsibility
collected and edited by Luther Bryan Clegg
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LA2315.T4
LC item number
E47 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University
Series volume
no. 68
Label
The empty schoolhouse : memories of one-room Texas schools, collected and edited by Luther Bryan Clegg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-219) and index
Contents
They built a new schoolhouse, and oh, it was modern : buildings, facilities, and school organization -- We walked to school because it was too cold to take the horses : preparation, transportation, and weather -- The trustees got the best teachers they could : teachers and instruction -- The teacher could whup as many licks as he wanted to : discipline and punishment -- If you prowled somebody's lunch basket, you could expect to get your ears beat down : recess, recreation, and lunch -- Life was hard then, but we done the best we could : social and family life -- I was the first person in my family to get a degree : training and employment -- I tell you, it pays to teach phonics : teaching and methodology -- The year I started teaching everybody had the itch : teaching and the pupils -- The preacher's sermon was "The younger generation is going to the dogs" : living in the community
Control code
36103602
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780890967492
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96052977
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The empty schoolhouse : memories of one-room Texas schools, collected and edited by Luther Bryan Clegg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-219) and index
Contents
They built a new schoolhouse, and oh, it was modern : buildings, facilities, and school organization -- We walked to school because it was too cold to take the horses : preparation, transportation, and weather -- The trustees got the best teachers they could : teachers and instruction -- The teacher could whup as many licks as he wanted to : discipline and punishment -- If you prowled somebody's lunch basket, you could expect to get your ears beat down : recess, recreation, and lunch -- Life was hard then, but we done the best we could : social and family life -- I was the first person in my family to get a degree : training and employment -- I tell you, it pays to teach phonics : teaching and methodology -- The year I started teaching everybody had the itch : teaching and the pupils -- The preacher's sermon was "The younger generation is going to the dogs" : living in the community
Control code
36103602
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 225 p.
Isbn
9780890967492
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96052977
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Transfer from the Center for the Study of the Southwest, 2013. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
ill.

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