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Archival Record Series

Education, Department of

[Record Group 72]

72.1 Digests of Ordinances and Acts of Assembly
1861, 1888
2 volumes, index
Each reprints laws and regulations concerning Philadelphia's public schools in effect as of date of publication;
Vol. 1861 includes brief organizational description of the system of Controllers and Directors of the First School District of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia);
Vol. 1888 groups citations under headings of school administration
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
72.2 Controller of the Public Schools. Annual Reports
1868
1 volume, index
For other Annual Reports between 1864-1911, see Record Series 60.1
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
72.3 School Salaries
1900
1 volume, no index
For each school of each educational section (each ward is designated a section) is included the following: Section numbers, name of school, name of teacher, annual salary, monthly payments, remarks. Also included for each school is the salary of the janitor.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
72.4 Photographs
1906-1910
15 cu.ft., index
The collection consists of a negative and a print of each photograph. The photographs include elevations and floor plans of school buildings and before, during and after shots of construction.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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