Proceedings of the First Annual Session of the Conference for Education in Texas.
Austin, TX: Conference for Education in Texas, 1907. 8vo. 128 pp. Cloth spine and corners worn, sl. frayed, marbled boards scraped, rubbed, sl. warped. Hinges cracked, spine shaken. Endpapers barowned, owner's pencil signature ffep, notes rpd. Closed 1/2" tear to bottom of title page. Pencil notes and margin marks, slight creasing to edges on some pages. Conference minutes; transcripts of speeches on the meaning of manual training, the teaching of agriculture in public schools, county supervision and financial support of education, the gap between elementary and higher education, more. Laid in is a tinted b/w snapshot depicting cotton plantation workers; on the reverse is the ink notation "High society" - Cotton pickers on Theo's plantation Riviera - Monte Cristi (pencil note 1921). Good Half-Cloth (Item ID: 9937)