The Devonian Elementary School Library: An Experiment in Quarters and Organization

Description

This silent film, which includes intertitles, documents the activities of librarians, educators, and students using the library at Devonian Elementary School in Andrews, Texas.

Physical Description

1 film (25 min.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.

Creation Information

The Andrews Public Schools 1959.

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  • Clarke, Virginia Librarian, Devonian Elementary School, 1957-58; Script, narration, editor

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  • Roach, T. A. Superintendent, The Andrews Public Schools, Andrews, Texas

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Description

This silent film, which includes intertitles, documents the activities of librarians, educators, and students using the library at Devonian Elementary School in Andrews, Texas.

Physical Description

1 film (25 min.) : si., col. ; 16 mm.

Notes

This film was created by Virginia Clarke, Librarian of the North Texas Laboratory School from 1940-1970, during a two-year leave as a consultant for the Texas Education Agency. For more information, see "The Call Number, Volume 43, Number 3, Summer 1983, available on the UNT Digital Library: http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc159516/m1/3/sizes/l/

The original film was digitized and made available online by the UNT Media Library with permission from the Andrews Elementary School in 2016.

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  • Preferred Citation: Circulating Film Collection, University of North Texas Media Library

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  • 1959

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  • Oct. 9, 2016, 11:03 p.m.

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  • Nov. 6, 2017, 10:40 a.m.

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Past 30 days: 6
Total Uses: 53

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The Andrews Public Schools. The Devonian Elementary School Library: An Experiment in Quarters and Organization, video, 1959; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc910353/: accessed October 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Media Library.