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Guide to the Aptos PTA Scrapbooks
MS 28  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Aptos PTA scrapbooks,
    Date (inclusive): 1928-1933
    Collection number: MS 28
    Creator: Aptos PTA
    Extent: 4 folders
    Repository: University of California, Santa Cruz. University Library. Special Collections and Archives
    Santa Cruz, California 95064
    Abstract: This collection consists of two scrapbooks from 1928-1930 documenting the newly re-organized Aptos P.T.A. and the new school and some notebook pages from 1932-1933.
    Physical location: Stored offsite at NRLF: Advance notice is required for access to the papers.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and their heirs. For permission to publish or to reproduce the material, please contact the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Aptos PTA scrapbooks. MS 28. Special Collections and Archives, University Library, University of California, Santa Cruz.

    Acquisition Information

    Donor unknown

    Scope and Contents Note

    This collection consists of two scrapbooks from 1928-1930 and notebook pages from 1932-1933.
    The 1928 scrapbook contains photographs and clippings documenting the reorganization of the Aptos Parent-Teacher association, pictures of the new school, Mrs. Knudson, teacher; P.T.A. members, Mrs. Paul Johnston, President; Mrs. Spencer, Parliamentarian; Mrs. Marie Wessell, historian; Mrs. Hostman and Mrs. Silver.
    The 1929-1930 scrapbook features a picture of the newly built school, and Miss Bosley's primary grade class, clippings of the activities of the PTA and a copy of the memoir "I remember".
    The notebook pages document the history of the national P.T.A. and the donations made by the local Red Cross and the Aptos P.T.A. to area families from September 1932 - January 1933.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Aptos PTA
    Parents' and teachers' associations--California--Aptos
    California Congress of Parents and Teachers