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LAKELAND, POLK COUNTY SCHOOLS AND COLLEGES, RG4107, 1921-2003

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains ephemera from several Lakeland schools and colleges. Lakeland High School and Florida Southern College have separate web sites listed under "Education." Rochelle and Washington Park High Schools ephemera is found in Northwest Community History (RG420) under "Historic Districts."

Posters from Harrison School for the Arts, school pennants, a Kathleen Red Devils drawing, and Lakeland Jr. High certificate are in RG100, Oversize Boxes. Photographs of some schools are available in the Dan Sanborn Collections P720 and P721. Phonograph Records: Crystal Lake Junior High Band - 1968-69, Kathleen Junior High Bands 1975-76, Southwest Junior High Bands - 6 recordings from 1972 - 1983, and Winter Haven High School Band are in the phonograph record collection.

This group is divided into four series.

Series I: School Board Publications.
Series II: Elementary and Secondary Schools.
Series III: Colleges.
Series IV: Yearbooks - from Lakeland area High Schools, a few Junior High Schools and colleges including Florida Southern College.