Maeser Elementary School (Provo, Utah)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
School banners and pennants, cloth. Arithmetic tools; glass slides for lantern slide projector (box 29) [slides include scenes of children playing games, nature, and some historical sites]. UISSCO blue-black School Ink, Utah-Idaho School Supply Company, one quart bottle. [A foam encasing and box is being made for this item.] Four small, empty ink bottles; one contains a feather. Small, white soap dish. Empty bottle of red precipitate poison. [This is an oversize box.]
This collection comprises much of the history of Maeser Elementary School, from its foundation in 1898 up through about 1996, six years before it closed. Included in the collection are histories, newspaper clippings, photographs, artifacts from the school, movie reels, and some school files. Most of the histories were created by the Parent Teacher Associaiton (PTA) at Maeser Elementary. Documents local school history and the history of Provo, Utah.
Maeser School history books, approximately 1898-1996. Includes newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, certificates, and letters. [Includes 4 oversize boxes.] Also includes scrapbooks, approximately 1898-1980. Includes newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, certificates, letters, etc.
Motion pictures, 16mm, 8mm. Most are labeled. Includes films for educational use, as well as films taken at school activities (i.e., parades, children singing, etc.), approximately 1950-1978. "Picturol projector." Film strip projector. Movie reel, 8mm. "May Days, From 1947-1956". [This is an oversize box.]