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M-121 MARY LILLA MCLURE, PAPERS, 1898-1966.
SCOPE AND CONTENT
Correspondence, teaching materials, maps, sketches, and scrapbooks from the career of McLure, a long-time Louisiana educator with interests in Louisiana history. 13 boxes.
Correspondence, including material concerning the North Louisiana Historical Society, the Louisiana Historical Society, the Association of American University Women, the sorority Alpha Chi Omega, and the teachers' group Delta Kappa Gamma.
Material from Lilla McLure's teaching career, including grade books, tests, notes, advertisements for academic material, etc.
DESCRIPTION:Notes concerning Lilla McLure's book, Louisiana Leaders. BOX:008 FOLDER:100-110 DESCRIPTION: Notes on Louisiana history. FOLDER:111 DESCRIPTION: Maps; including maps of Louisiana, the United States, Caddo Parish, Natchitoches, the Northern Hemisphere, and Shreveport. BOX:008-010 FOLDER:112-131 DESCRIPTION: Newspaper clippings covering a wide range of topics; including travel, world events, politics. BOX:011 FOLDER:132-138 DESCRIPTION: A letter from the New Orleans Pacific Railway Company to Mr. R.J. Harp BOX:011-012 FOLDER:139-144 DESCRIPTION: Travel and art material; including postcards, picture books, drawings, etc. BOX:013 DESCRIPTION: Scrapbook, 1946-1950, of the Gayarre Club, a history club of Byrd High School. Economics scrapbook, 1942, of Cecile Kilgore. General "Sketch" book, date unknown. Facsimile of a Caddo Parish map from the 1830's. Map of Louisiana, date unknown.