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    Sallie Harper Graves Collection

    Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag


    Summary: Mrs. Sallie Harper Graves gave the following items on the occasion of the Texas Historical Marker Dedication at the Florence School that she had attended in 1904. With her donation, Mrs. Graves included copies of correspondence and newspaper clippings. The 1979 marker dedication for the school occurred on the southeast corner of the Tarrant County College Northeast Campus.

    • Book: The Children's Second Reader by Ellen M. Cyr. Ginn and Company, Publishers. 1899
    • Book: Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag by Louisa M. Alcott, Little Brown and Company. Boston 1900; Copyright 1877; Inscribed on frontispiece: "Awarded to Miss Sallie Harper for faithful attendance and punctuality at school by her teacher, Herbert L. Graham, Florence, Tex. April 21, 1904" (cover image shown)
    • Book: The Book of Job, The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges. Notes, Introductions, and Appendix by Rev. A. B. Davidson, D.D., LL.D. Cambridge University Press, 1908
    • War Rations Book Number three and Number four with unused stamps, issued to Sallie Graves, teacher, 1943, red