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Marion County Schools Bibliography

Image of 1887 Marion County, Kansas map showing locations of rural schools, copied from Fifth Biennial Report of the Kansas State Board of Agriculture.Baxter, Rebecca A. Shreve. "First School House and School in Marion, Reno County." The Old Trail and the New, 1865-1918. N.p.: Reno County Superintendent and Teachers, 1918. (K379.5/R29r/pp. 11-13).

"Bethel School to Mark Centennial." Marion County Record. Aug. 7, 1985. [1 p.]. (Reel: M1588).

Bowerman, Dan. "Florence Threatens School Suit." Hutchinson News. Mar. 3, 1978. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2210).

Bruner, Hazel C. "The Four Schools That Consolidated." Days to Remember: The Burns Community, 1864-1970. North Newton, KS: Mennonite Press, 1970. (K978.1/-M34/B835/pp. 97-114).

Case, Alexander E. "District School That Covered One-third of Kansas." 8 Club Member (Feb. 1910): 7-8. (396.05/C62/V. 8/no. 6).

Clark, Robert H. "School Flare Is Over: Lehigh, Kansas, Patrons Vote to Go Ahead." Kansas City Star. July 23, 1958. [1 p.]. (Reel: 369).

"County's Newest High School Opens Next Monday." Marion County Record. Sept. 4, 1958. [2 pp.]. (Reel: M618).

Dahlinger, Grace R. College Hill School. Abilene, KS: Dickinson County Historical Society, 1963. (379.5/D56/Mss.).

"Dam Construction Signals Death For Old Marion County School Building." Salina Journal. Feb. 28, 1965. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 888).

"Fire Destroys Historic School." Hillsboro Star-Journal. Dec. 17, 1964. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1206).

"First Schools Presented in Art." Hillsboro Star Journal. Nov. 17, 1966. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1207).

"Foundation Buys Historic Buildings." Hillsboro Star-Journal. Aug. 25, 1982. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1421).

Groneman, Nancy and Vida Gianakon. Bethel School 100th Anniversary, 1885-1985: District No. 8, Marion County, Kansas. Lincolnville, KS: Author, 1985. (K379.5/M34/Pam.v./no. 1).

Hagedorn-Krass, Martha. "One Room Stone School Listed on National Register." 10 Kansas Preservation (Mar.-Apr. 1988): 1-3. (SP 906/K13/L23kp/V. 10/no. 3).

"Hillsboro's New $80,000 High School Is Dedicated." Topeka Daily Capital. Sept. 12, 1937. [1 p.]. (Reel: T408).

"Honor Three R's." Wichita Eagle. Jan. 19, 1956. [1 p.]. (Reel: W1691).

Isley, Bliss and W.M. Richards. "First School at Marion, 1865." Four Centuries in Kansas. Wichita, KS: McCormick-Mathers Co., 1936. (K378.1/Is2f/p. 269).

"Kaiser Has a Hold on Public Schools in Marion County." Topeka Daily Capital. Sept. 7, 1917. [1 p.]. (Reel: T199).

Kingman, Marguerite. "When Kansas School Bus Was a Covered Wagon." Kansas City Times. Oct. 10, 1962. [1 p.]. (Reel: 543).

Kliewer, Marion W. "It May Be Back: Little Red Schoolhouse." Hillsboro Star-Journal. Aug. 3, 1972. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1210).

Lyons, Margaret. "Burns, Kansas, School First to Consolidate: Community Led State's Movement to Give Rural Pupils Better Education." Wichita Eagle Magazine. Sept. 11, 1955. [3 pp.]. (Reel: W1682).

"Marion County District 8: School Days Recalled at Bethel." Marion County Record. Sept. 4, 1985. [1 p.]. (Reel: M1588).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1956-1957. Marion, KS: Author, 1957. (K379.5/M34/1956).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1957-1958. Marion, KS: Author, 1958. (K379.5/M34/1957).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1958-59. Marion, KS: Author, 1959. (K379.5/M34/1958).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1960-61. Marion, KS: Author, 1961. (K379.5/M34/1960).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1961-62. Marion, KS: Author, 1962. (K379.5/M34/1961).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Educational Directory, 1962-63. Marion, KS: Author, 1963. (K379.5/M34/1962).

Marion County School Superintendent. Marion County Public Schools, 1911-1912. Marion, KS: Record, 1912. (K379.5/m34/1911).

"Marion School District Is 100 Years Old." Marion County Record. Oct. 22, 1964. [1 p.]. (Reel: M622).

McCarthy, Dan B. "Vestiges of Little Red Schoolhouse Go at Auction." Kansas City Times. Oct. 5, 1959. [1 p.]. (Reel: 426).

"New School Is Voted Out of Business: Lehigh's Brand New Building May Not Be Used." Topeka State Journal. June 12, 1958. [1 p.]. (Reel: T1768).

Olivar, Mary-Anne. "Auction: After Sale, School's Halls Silent." Hutchinson News. June 1, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2235).

Olson, Carolyn. "Busing Is an Outrage to Florence School Patrons." Hutchinson News. Feb. 9, 1978. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2209).

Printing Bureau. "County Schools." Marion, Kansas. Shawnee, OK: Author, 1926. (K978.1/-M34/P936/pp. 13-15).

"Ramona School to Be Factory." Topeka Daily Capital. Jan. 29, 1970. [1 p.]. (Reel: T771).

"Ruling Given in Lehigh School Case: Attorney General Says School Board Can Be Appointed." Topeka State Journal. June 17, 1958. [1 p.]. (Reel: T1768).

"School Has a Chance: Lehigh, Kansas, Vote to Close is Issue." Kansas City Times. July 4, 1958. [1 p.]. (Reel: 367).

Sidlinger, Bill. "Burns Schools Consolidated: Horse-Drawn Buses." Hutchinson News. Nov. 16, 1969. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2131).

Van Meter, Sondra. "Education: Country-wide." Marion County Kansas: Past and Present. Hillsboro, KS: M.B. Publishing House, 1972. (K978.1/-M34/V332/pp. 95-102).

Woman's Kansas Day Club. "Early Day Schools in Kansas, Marion County." Early Day Schools in Kansas. N.p.: Author, 1961. (K370.9/W84e/V. 4).