Continuing Education, Oak Mountain School collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains photographs and records, a dress and plaque, a decorative plate, a magazine, and a reprint of a magazine article.
- 1946-1947, 1988, 2007
Conditions Governing Access
Open to all users; no restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
All rights held by the University of West Georgia.
Biographical / Historical
In May 1946, Norman Rockwell came to Carrollton to visit Oak Mountain School and photograph teacher Mary Effie McGuire and her students. The resulting painting, Norman Rockwell Visits a Country School, appeared in the November 2, 1946, issue of the Saturday Evening Post. An image from the painting appeared on a plate in 1988, titled, "World's Away."
1.21 Linear Feet (1 Box, Folder in OV Misc Box, and Map Folder)
This collection contains photographs, a dress and plaque, decorative plate, a magazine, and a reprint of a magazine article.
Materials are arranged in a flat box, one oversize file, and a map folder.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the College of Education in July 2014.
- Guide to the Continuing Education, Oak Mountain School Collection
- Finding aid prepared by Madison Seyres, 2020.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Script of description
- Language of description note