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|collection||Martha Oatman McSparrin Collection|
|Abstract:||Mrs. Martha Oatman McSparrin graduated from the Indiana Normal School in 1924 and became a schoolteacher. The collection includes photographs, personal effects, certificates, and other miscellaneous papers.|
|Quantity:||.5 (1 box)|
Mrs. Martha Oatman McSparrin graduated from the Indiana Normal School in 1924 and became a schoolteacher. Her husband, Mr. McSparrin, was instrumental in establishing vocational education in Western Pennsylvania. Martha's mother, Samantha Leasure Oatman, briefly attended the Indiana Normal School in the 1800's.
The collection includes photographs, personal effects, certificates, and other miscellaneous papers.
The Martha McSparrin collection is housed in one archival box.
This collection is open for research.
Property rights reside with Indiana University of Pennsylvania, University Archives and Special Collections. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or publish, please contact the coordinator of the University Archives and Special Collections.
|These records are indexed under the following terms in the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Library catalog. Researchers wishing to find related materials may wish to search under these terms.|
|Women -- Pennsylvania -- Education.|
Martha Oatman McSparrin Collection, 1884-1924, MG# 12, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, University Archives and Special Collections
This collection was processed by Special Collections Staff,date unknown. Papers rearranged and inventory rewritten by Special Collections Staff in Spring 2001.
Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Jason Hutchins on October 22, 2001.
|1||1||1 Indiana State Normal School Picture, April 24, 1924|
|2||Pewter Napkn Ring|
|3||Picture of Samantha Leasure Oatman|
|4||Studio card of Samantha Leasure Oatman as a child|
|5||Two oval portraits of Samantha Leasure Oatman in a gutta-percha|
|6||Martha Jane Oatman's certificates from the Indiana Model School, June 14, 1918|
|7||Martha Jane Oatman's teaching diploma from the Pennsylvania State Sabbath School Association, September 8, 1920|
|8||Autograph book of Samantha Leasure, January 29, 1884|