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McRae High School yearbooks


Repository: Arkansas History Commission
Title: McRae High School yearbooks
Date: 1957-1969
Quantity: 0.02 Cubic feet
Call number: MG.00140
Language: Materials entirely in English.

Biographical/Historical Note

McRae High School in Prescott, Nevada County, Arkansas, was established about 1902. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. McRae donated the land to the Prescott School District for an African American school. From 1924 to 1931, McRae School held classes for the first through the eighth grades, and by 1932, extended to the tenth grade. The school graduated its first twelfth grade student in 1939. The school closed in 1969 following integration.

Thomas McRae served as governor of Arkansas from 1921 to 1925.

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains McRae High School yearbooks, "The Tiger," grades one through twelve.

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Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available on microfilm only.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17-U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. The person using this material is liable for any infringement.

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Administrative Information
Preferred Citation

McRae High School Yearbooks, Arkansas History Commission, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Nevada County Depot and Museum, Prescott, Arkansas, 2006.

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  • "The Tiger," 1957

  • "The Tiger," 1960

  • "The Tiger," 1969

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