Wednesday, August 19, 2015

New Databases: High School Yearbooks and College Records from Across Indiana

Many students are heading back to school this week. We thought we'd mark the occasion by adding more yearbooks and college lists to the IGS website.

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County Records:

Cass County
- Students of Logansport High School, Cass County, Indiana (1947)
An index of 825 students in grades 9-12, as listed in the school’s 1947 yearbook, Tattler. This database also includes digital images.

Huntington County
- Students of Huntington High School, Huntington County, Indiana (1927)
Searchable digital images of students in grades 9-12, as listed in the school’s 1927 yearbook, Modulus. This database was contributed by Ron Darrah.

- Teachers of Huntington High School, Huntington County, Indiana (1927)
Searchable digital images of teachers in grades 9-12, as listed in the school’s 1927 yearbook, Modulus. This database was contributed by Ron Darrah.

Lawrence County
- Students of Bedford High School, Lawrence County, Indiana (1932)
An index of 335 students in grades 11-12, as listed in the school’s 1932 yearbook, The Pioneer. This database also includes digital images.

- Teachers of Bedford High School, Lawrence County, Indiana (1932)
An index of 40 teachers in grades 9-12, as listed in the school’s 1932 yearbook, The Pioneer. This database also includes digital images.

Porter County
- Students of Valparaiso High School, Porter County, Indiana (1922)
An index of 275 students in grades 9-12, as listed in the school’s 1922 yearbook, The Valenian.

College Records:

- Students of Evansville College, Evansville (1951)
An index of 195 seniors, as listed in the school’s 1951 yearbook, LinC. This database also includes digital images.

- Students of Hanover College, Hanover (1833-1836)
An index of 495 students, their hometowns and their subject and year of study, as listed in the school’s annual catalogs for the 1832-1833 through 1835-1836 school years.

- Graduates of Indiana State Normal School, Terre Haute (1914-1918)
An index of 580 graduates, their hometowns and the degrees they earned, as listed in the school’s annual catalogs for the 1913-1914 through 1917-1918 school years. Indiana State Normal School was formed in 1865 for the training of teachers, and later changed its name to Indiana State University.

- Faculty of Manchester College, North Manchester (1921)
An index of 30 instructors and their positions, as listed in the school’s 1921 yearbook, Aurora.

- Students of Manchester College, North Manchester (1921)
An index of 135 students, their hometowns and the subjects they were studying, as listed in the school’s 1921 yearbook, Aurora.
Some of the teachers in the Huntington High School yearbook, Modulus, 1927.

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