Houston Public Library, Houston Metropolitan Research Center

William E. Moreland Collection:

An Inventory of His Records at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Moreland, William E.
Title William E. Moreland Collection
Inclusive Dates 1933-1957
Identification MSS 6
Extent 6 boxes
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library

Biographical Note

Dr. William E. Moreland served as superintendent of the Houston Independent School District from 1945 until 1957. Dr. Moreland began his career in HISD in 1925, serving as assistant to superintendent E. E. Oberholtzer. Moreland also served as principal, personnel director, and deputy superintendent before accepting the position of superintendent in 1945. Throughout his years as superintendent, Dr. Moreland initiated expansion programs dealing in all aspects of education.


Scope and Contents

The Moreland Collection contains superintendent agenda materials of the Houston Independent School District, as well as the speeches and correspondence of Dr. Moreland while he served as superintendent.


 

Arrangement

The Moreland Collection is arranged according to types of materials, with all Houston Independent School District materials in the first five boxes. Dr. Moreland's speeches and correspondence are contained in the sixth box.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

None.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish or reproduce materials from the William E. Moreland Collection must be obtained from the Houston Metropolitan Research Center or the appropriate copyright holder.


Index Terms

Subjects
Houston Independent School District
School superintendents

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William E. Moreland Collection. Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Acquisition Information

Donated by: William E. Moreland.


Detailed Description

 

Superintendent's Agendas

Box Folder
1 1 June-December 1943
2 January-June 1944
3 July-August 1944
4 January-March 1945
5 April 1945
6 May 1945
7 June 1945
8 July 1945
9 September 1945
10 October 1945
11 November 1945
12 December 1945
13 January 1946
14 February 1946
15 March 1946
16 April 1946
17 May 1946
18 June 1946
19 July 1946
20 August 1946
21 September 1946
22 October 1946
23 November 1946
24 December 1946
25 January 1947
26 February 1947
27 March 1947
28 April 1947
29 May 1947
30 June 1947
31 July 1947
32 August 1947
33 September 1947
34 October 1947
35 November 1947
36 December 1947
37 January 1948
38 February 1948
39 March 1948
40 April 1948
41 May 1948
42 June 1948
43 July 1948
44 August 1948
45 September 1948
46 October 1948
47 November 1948
48 December 1948
49 January 1949
50 February 1949
51 March 1949
52 April 1949
53 May 1949
54 June 1949
55 July 1949
56 August 1949
57 September 1949
58 October 1949
59 November 1949
60 December 1949
61 January 1950
62 February 1950
63 March 1950
64 April 1950
65 May 1950
66 June 1950
Box Folder
2 1 July 1950
2 August 1950
3 September 1950
4 October 1950
5 November 1950
6 December 1950
7 January 1951
8 February 1951
9 March 1951
10 April 1951
11 May 1951
12 June 1951
13 July 1951
14 September 1951
15 October 1951
16 November 1951
17 December 1951
18 January 1952
19 February 1952
20 March 1952
21 April 1952
22 May 1952
23 June 1952
24 July 1952
25 August 1952
26 September 1952
27 October 1952
28 November 1952
29 December 1952
30 January 1953
31 February 1953
32 March 1953
33 April 1953
34 May 1953
35 June 1953
36 July 1953
37 August 1953
38 September 1953
39 October 1953
40 November 1953
41 December 1953
Box Folder
3 1 January 1954
2 February 1954
3 March 1954
4 April 1954
5 May 1954
6 June 1954
7 July 1954
8 August 1954
9 September 1954
10 October 1954
11 Nevember 1954
12 December 1954
13 January 1955
14 February 1955
15 March 1955
16 April 1955
17 May 5 and 9, 1955
18 May 23, 1955
19 June 1955
20 July 1955
21 August 1955
22 September 1955
23 October 1955
24 November 1955
25 December 1955
Box Folder
4 1 January 1956
2 February 1956
3 March 1956
4 April 1956
5 May 14, 1956
6 May 28, 1956
7 June 1956
8 July 1956
9 August 1956
10 September 1956
11 October 1956
12 November 1956
13 December 1956
14 January 1957
15 February 1957
16 March 1957
17 April 1957
18 May 1957
19 June 1957



 

Publications

Box Folder
5 1 "Superintendent's Bulletin," August 1956-November 1956
2 "Superintendent's Bulletin," December 1956-May 1957
3 HISD Publications: Student Handbooks, 1933 and 1937
4 HISD Publications: Miscellaneous
5 Publications: Miscellaneous
6 Miscellaneous Materials: Education



 

Speeches and Presentations

Box Folder
6 1 1940-1949
2 1950-1955
3 Undated



 

Correspondence

Box Folder
6 4 Outgoing: 1945-1957
5 Incoming: 1945-1957
6 Cards and Brochures



 

Clippings and Photographs

Box Folder
6 7 Clippings
8 Photographs