Relation of Pre- and Post-Puberty Anthropometric Measurements and Performance of American Negro and Caucasian Females on the AAHPER Physical Fitness Battery

Relation of Pre- and Post-Puberty Anthropometric Measurements and Performance of American Negro and Caucasian Females on the AAHPER Physical Fitness Battery

Date: August 1967
Creator: Terrell, Ruth Evelyn
Description: The problem of this study is to determine the relationship that may exist among the variables of racial status, puberty status, anthropometric measurements, and physical fitness. Particularly of interest are the anthropometric differences that may exist among Negroes and Caucasians and the effect that these differences may have upon physical fitness as measured by the AAHPER Physical Fitness Battery. Differences among racial groups and puberty groups will be determined by analysis of variance technique and relations among anthropometric measures and physical fitness components will be compared and determined by correlational techniques.
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The Philosophical Beliefs and Practices of the Sherman Elementary Teachers

The Philosophical Beliefs and Practices of the Sherman Elementary Teachers

Date: 1944
Creator: Neves, Doris Ann
Description: The purpose of this study was to find what the philosophies and actual practices of the Sherman elementary teachers are; and how they practice or do not practice their philosophical concepts.
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A Study to Determine if there are Significant Interacting Physical, Mental, and Emotional Factors Developed by Parents of Sherman, Texas, which Influence Readiness for Beginning Reading

A Study to Determine if there are Significant Interacting Physical, Mental, and Emotional Factors Developed by Parents of Sherman, Texas, which Influence Readiness for Beginning Reading

Date: August 1950
Creator: Kelley, Clella D.
Description: The purpose of the study is to approach the problem from a practical and workable angle in determining which definite and significant influences have been of benefit to the first-grade pupils of Sherman, Texas, in preparing them for reading readiness.
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Academic Achievement: Examining the Impact of Community Type at a Small Liberal Arts College in Texas

Academic Achievement: Examining the Impact of Community Type at a Small Liberal Arts College in Texas

Date: August 1995
Creator: Rutherford, Janis Pruitt
Description: Hierarchical regression was used to determine if high school community type is an effective predictor of academic success when controlling for demographics, prior academic achievement, socioeconomic status, and current commitment or work habits for students entering Austin College in 1992,1993, and 1994 . Findings revealed that there is a relationship between attending high school in community types of rural and independent town controlling for the effects of SAT scores, high school rank, sex, and late application deposit on first semester grade point average.
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In-Group and Out-Group Sociometric Choices for Two Groups of College Students Experiencing Different Educational Procedures

In-Group and Out-Group Sociometric Choices for Two Groups of College Students Experiencing Different Educational Procedures

Date: August 1959
Creator: Tate, James Oliver, 1929-
Description: The purpose of the study was to determine the effectiveness of the social and interpersonal aspect of the Austin College Plan of educational development by carrying out a plan of evaluation designed by the Hogg Foundation of the University of Texas and the Psychology Department of North Texas State College.
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An Analysis of Appropriate Science Material for the Teaching of Elementary Science in the Jefferson School of Sherman, Texas

An Analysis of Appropriate Science Material for the Teaching of Elementary Science in the Jefferson School of Sherman, Texas

Date: 1941
Creator: Shelton, J. D.
Description: The purpose of this study is to investigate the current methods of teaching and the available science material for the teaching of elementary science in order to prepare a proposed plan of instruction for the seventh and eighth grades of Jefferson School for the 1941-1942 school year.
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Developing an In-Service Training Program in Audio-Visual Aids

Developing an In-Service Training Program in Audio-Visual Aids

Date: 1948
Creator: Carpenter, Walter Harold
Description: The purpose of this study is to develop an in-service training program for the teachers of the Sherman Elementary Schools in the use of audio-visual aids and materials as a means toward effective child growth and development.
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A Study of Parent Teacher and Pupil Attitudes to the Conference Method of Reporting Pupil Progress

A Study of Parent Teacher and Pupil Attitudes to the Conference Method of Reporting Pupil Progress

Date: 1948
Creator: McManus, Mabel Dunn
Description: The problem of this study is to obtain a cross section of thought of parents, teachers, and pupils concerning the practice in the Jefferson Elementary School, Sherman, Texas, of reporting pupil progress and growth by means of individual parent-teacher conferences.
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Sanitary Aspects of Milk and Dairy Products Dispensed in Sherman, Texas

Sanitary Aspects of Milk and Dairy Products Dispensed in Sherman, Texas

Date: 1948
Creator: Bryant, J. Forrest
Description: The aim of this investigation is to determine whether there is a correlation between the sanitary condition of milk and dairy products dispensed in Sherman, Texas, and the plate counts, the morphology, and the Gram stain reaction of the organisms in predominant colonies from these.
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A Survey of the Industries of Sherman to Determine a Vocation Program for Adults and a more Functional Program for the Senior High School

A Survey of the Industries of Sherman to Determine a Vocation Program for Adults and a more Functional Program for the Senior High School

Date: 1947
Creator: Keene, Arthur R.
Description: The purpose of this survey is to present a program suitable for adult education and a more functional one for the senior high school. In order to do this, a survey of the industries will be necessary to determine the kind and types of classes that will be in the greatest demand.
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An Evaluation of the Out-of-Class Activity Program of Sherman High School

An Evaluation of the Out-of-Class Activity Program of Sherman High School

Date: 1950
Creator: Case, Helen Pelley
Description: The problem of this study is to make an evaluation of the out-of-class activity program of the Sherman High School.
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"They Have Gone From Sherman": The Courthouse Riot of 1930 and Its Impact on the Black Professional Class

"They Have Gone From Sherman": The Courthouse Riot of 1930 and Its Impact on the Black Professional Class

Date: December 1995
Creator: Kumler, Donna J.
Description: This study describes the development of the black business and professional community with emphasis on the period from 1920 to 1930, the riot itself, and the impact of the episode on the local black community. It utilizes traditional historical research methods, county records, contemporary newspapers, and oral history.
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A Study to Determine the Effectiveness of Certain Methods for Developing Reading Readiness

A Study to Determine the Effectiveness of Certain Methods for Developing Reading Readiness

Date: 1951
Creator: Rutherford, Mary Mildred Lupher
Description: The purpose of this study was to determine whether certain methods employed for the development of reading readiness among first-grade pupils in the Washington Elementary School of Sherman, Texas were effective. Careful evaluation was made by means of standardized tests for the purpose of ascertaining the results accomplished in the course of a school year by the methods used for the development of reading readiness.
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[News Script: Cindy to get legs]

[News Script: Cindy to get legs]

Date: November 27, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a toddler named Cindy Inman of Sherman traveling to East Orange, New Jersey, to be fitted for artificial legs.
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[Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore, October 21, 1871]

[Letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore, October 21, 1871]

Date: October 21, 1871
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Letter to Elvira Moore from Charles Moore discussing his trip to Sherman, Texas, with Henry Moore to have wheat processed into flour, an account of the health of family and friends, and the transport of a man named Parker to Sherman, Texas in order to stand trial for the murder of a person named Peacock. Portions of the document have been destroyed and are illegible.
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[Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore, October 21, 1871]

[Transcript of letter from Charles Moore to Elvira Moore, October 21, 1871]

Date: October 21, 1871
Creator: Moore, Charles B.,
Description: Transcript of a letter to Elvira Moore from Charles Moore discussing his trip to Sherman, Texas, with Henry Moore to have wheat processed into flour, an account of the health of family and friends, and the transport of a man named Parker to Sherman in order to stand trial for the murder of a person named Peacock.
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[Transcript of a letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles and Henry Moore, January 1, 1871]

[Transcript of a letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles and Henry Moore, January 1, 1871]

Date: January 22, 1871
Creator: Sneed, J. C. & Washburn, J. P.
Description: Transcript of a letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles Moore and Henry Moore, discussing cotton ginning, milling, and a misappropriation of nails. Some words are omitted.
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[Letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles and Henry Moore, January 1, 1871]

[Letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles and Henry Moore, January 1, 1871]

Date: January 22, 1871
Creator: Sneed, J. C. & Washburn, J. P.
Description: Letter from J. C. Sneed and J. P. Washburn to Charles Moore and Henry Moore, discussing cotton ginning, milling, and a misappropriation of nails. Damage has destroyed some content.
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[Transcript of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, September 8, 1870]

[Transcript of letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, September 8, 1870]

Date: September 8, 1870
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Transcript of a letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing such topics as family health issues, farming, and news of an attempted rape of an African American girl.
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[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, September 8, 1870]

[Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, September 8, 1870]

Date: September 8, 1870
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry Moore to Charles Moore, discussing such topics as family health issues, farming, and news of an attempted rape of an African American girl.
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[News Script: Pilot parachutes safely from plane]

[News Script: Pilot parachutes safely from plane]

Date: September 21, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a U.S. Air Force jet pilot parachuting successfully from his F-86 after it caught fire during flight.
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Oral History Interview with William Hill, October 13, 1986

Oral History Interview with William Hill, October 13, 1986

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Date: October 13, 1986
Creator: Kumler, Donna & Hill, William
Description: Interview with retired schoolteacher William Hill. The interview includes Hill's personal experiences concerning race relations in Sherman, Texas, 1915-30. Hill talks about the lynching of George Hughes in 1930, the African-American business and professional community in Sherman, and Ku Klux Klan marches.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
Oral History Interview with Andrew White, September 24, 1986

Oral History Interview with Andrew White, September 24, 1986

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Date: September 24, 1986
Creator: Kumler, Donna & White, Andrew
Description: Interview with Andrew White, business executive and president of the local chapter of the NAACP in Sherman, Texas. The interview includes White's personal experiences about race relations and the development of African-American businesses in Sherman during the 1980s.
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Oral History Interview with Ralph Elliott, November 14, 1986

Oral History Interview with Ralph Elliott, November 14, 1986

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Date: November 14, 1987
Creator: Kumler, Donna & Elliott, Ralph
Description: Interview with Judge Ralph Elliott. The interview includes Elliott's personal observations as a young eyewitness to the lynching of George Hughes in Sherman, Texas, in May 1930.
Contributing Partner: UNT Oral History Program
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