A Study of School Financing in Selected Districts of Wise County, 1846-1955

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"This study is an effort to follow the development of the tax structure for public education in Wise County, Texas, and to point out the school tax changes which have taken place in this county during the period 1846-1955. Special emphasis is given to the changes during the last twenty years. The study is designed to present in a connected order the changes which have taken place in this area during this time, and to give the effects such changes may have had on the tax structure and the commmunity. Four schools, Decatur, Chico, Alvord, and Greenwood, have been chosen ... continued below

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vi, 82 leaves: ill.

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Watson, James Earl August 1955.

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"This study is an effort to follow the development of the tax structure for public education in Wise County, Texas, and to point out the school tax changes which have taken place in this county during the period 1846-1955. Special emphasis is given to the changes during the last twenty years. The study is designed to present in a connected order the changes which have taken place in this area during this time, and to give the effects such changes may have had on the tax structure and the commmunity. Four schools, Decatur, Chico, Alvord, and Greenwood, have been chosen for this study. These schools represent a cross-section of all the schools of Wise County from the largest independent school to one of the few common schools now existing in the county." -- leaf 1.

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  • August 1955

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  • 1846 - 1955

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Watson, James Earl. A Study of School Financing in Selected Districts of Wise County, 1846-1955, thesis, August 1955; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc663673/: accessed July 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .