University of Texas Arlington

Arlington College Diploma:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Arlington College.
Title: Arlington College Diploma
Dates: 1898
Abstract: The diploma is a printed form completed in manuscript, May 27, 1898, and states that Minnie Spruance "has completed in a satisfactory manner the studies prescribed for the Grammar School of Arlington College." A list of the courses passed are recorded in manuscript on the diploma. It is signed by principals, L. M. Hammond and M. W. Glass.
Identification: AR332
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries

Historical Note

Arlington College was the first iteration of the school that would eventually become the University of Texas at Arlington. Established in 1898, Arlington College was originally a private school that offered instruction from the elementary to high school levels.


Scope and Contents

The diploma is a printed form completed in manuscript, May 27, 1898, and states that Minnie Spruance "has completed in a satisfactory manner the studies prescribed for the Grammar School of Arlington College." A list of the courses passed are recorded in manuscript on the diploma. It is signed by principals, L. M. Hammond and M. W. Glass.


Restrictions

Access

Open for research.


Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Spruance, Minnie.
Organizations
Arlington College. Grammar School.
Subjects
Private schools--Texas--Arlington--Alumni and alumnae.
Places
Arlington (Tex.)--History.
Alternate Titles
University Archives

Administrative Information

Citation

Arlington College Diploma, AR332, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Libraries.

Acquisition

Gift, 1992. Accessioned as number 92-6.


Administrative Information

Grant Support

The retrospective updating and conversion of this finding aid was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications & Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Special Collections "Documenting Democracy: Access to Historical Records" project, 2014-2015.


Container List

Box Folder
1 1 Arlington College Diploma, May 27, 1898