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Title UA37 Faculty Personal Papers Series 19. Alonzo Burton
Creator Burton, Alonzo Carroll, 1867-1933
Description Records consisting of Burton's writings on rural education and literacy. Also contains a compilation of his writings and sayings and a book of tributes assembled upon his death. It is arranged in chronological order.
Other Creators Gorman, Burton W.
Collection WKU Archives
Object Name Records
Year Range From 1932
Year Range To 1934
Admin / Biog History Alonzo Carroll Burton was born in Lawrence County, Indiana on July 15, 1867. He served as Superintendent of the Mayfield City Schools prior to joining the faculty of the Western Kentucky State Normal School in 1912. He was head of the Rural Education Department until his death on October 14, 1933.
Subjects Western Kentucky University
Rural schools
Finding Aids TopScholar -
Related Publications LB1555 .B8x Burton, Alonzo and Horace McMurtry. Teaching in Elementary Schools, np, 1933.

PS3503 .U696 W5 1964 Burton, Alonzo and Burton Gorman. Wit and Wisdom of Alonzo Carroll Burton, Bardstown, Ky., Printed by the Standard publishing company, 1934.
Catalog Number UA37.19
Copyrights Photocopies of no more than 1/3 of the total.
Dates of Creation 1932-1934
Caption WKU Archives Logo
Extent 1 box
Number of Images 1
Access Conditions no restrictions
Parent ID UA37
Level of Description Series
Containers Rural Education
Kentucky Educational Commission
Tribute to Alonzo Burton
Alonzo Burton