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Finney County Schools Bibliography

Photograph of a sod school house called Solid Comfort, between 1880 and 1920"Arson Likely in School Fire." Garden City Telegram. Oct. 6, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9044).

Berry, Mike. "Teacher's Desk Set Ablaze in Garden City." Wichita Eagle-Beacon. Oct. 7, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: W3382).

"Bilingual Director Wants Kids to Succeed." Garden City Telegram. Sept. 22, 1982. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9008).

Burtch, Bob. "Dispute With Garden City Teachers Settled." Hutchinson News. Jan. 26, 1979. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2220).

Campbell, Historian. "Memories of Yesterday: Dick Hopkins Wrote About City's Early Schools." Garden City Telegram. July 14, 1960. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1498).

Chartrand, David. "Bilingual Program Teaches Town the Language of Conflict." Kansas City Times. May 9, 1980. [2 pp.]. (Reel: 1386).

Compton, Billy P. "Register of Teachers Employed in Finney County, Kansas, 1884-1900." Miscellaneous Records. N.p. Kansas Daughter of the American Revolution, 1985. (K369.133/K133m/V. 53/pp. 38-49).

"Consolidated Rural School for Finney County Children Is a Real University Minature." Topeka State Journal. Aug. 28, 1920. [1 p.]. (Reel: T1456)

"Court Upholds Firing of Garden Teacher." Hutchinson News. Oct. 21, 1981. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2249).

Crupper, Carol. "Breaking Up Those Myths of Marriage." Hutchinson News. Jan. 5, 1977. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2197).

Daly, Jane. "A Page From 'Little House on the Prairie.'" Garden City Telegram. Jan. 29, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1601).

Daly, Jane. "Bilingual Education Focus of Public Forum." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 29, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1602).

Daly, Jane. "Board Asked to Keep Bilingual Education Commitments." Garden City Telegram. May 6, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1602).

Daly, Jane. "MACE Claims Funds Misused." Garden City Telegram. Mar. 22, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1602).

Daly, Jane. "Mexican-American Students: 'It's a Lopsided Dash.'" Garden City Telegram. Feb. 15, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1601).

Daly, Jane. "School Board Critics Seek Attitude Change." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 8, 1980. [3 pp.]. (Reel: G1602).

"Effect of Bilingual Aid Cutback Unknown." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 4, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1606).

Photograph showing students at North-star School in Finney County, 1900.Farrell, Bessye B. "School District Officers, Finney County, Kansas, 1885-1900." Miscellaneous Records. N.p.: Kansas Daughters of the American Revolution, 1981. (K369.133/K133m/V. 36/pp. 73-114).

Farrell, F.D. "Kansas Rural Institutions: Holcomb Consolidated School." Agricultural Experiment Station Circular 266. Manhattan, KS: Kansas State University, 1950. (SP 630.7/Z/Ex7c).

Finney County School Superintendent. Finney County School Directory, 1958-1959. Garden City, KS: Author, 1959. (K379.5/F49/1958).

Finney County School Superintendent. Finney County School Directory, 1959-1960. Garden City, KS: Author, 1960. (K379.5/F49/1959).

Finney County School Superintendent. Finney County School Directory, 1960-1961. Garden City, KS: Author, 1961. (K379.5/F49/1960).

Finney County School Superintendent. Finney County School Directory, 1962-1963. Garden City, KS: Author, 1963. (K379.5/F49/1962).

"Finney Illustrates Consolidation Trend by Rural Schools." Wichita Eagle. Nov. 21, 1962. [1 p.]. (Reel: W1816).

Finnup, George W. and Leola H. Blanchard. "Early Finney County School History, 1879-1885." Year Book of the Kansas Educators Clubs. N.p.: Kansas Educator, 1934. (K370.06/K13e/1934/pp. 20-21).

"'For Sale' Sign Remains at Lincoln School." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 17, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

"Garden City Pursues Bilingual Funding." Garden City Telegram. Feb. 19, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9040).

Gibson, Holly. "He's a Member of the School Board: Holcomb Coach Hired After Long Debate." Garden City Telegram. Dec. 9, 1986. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9033).

Hatfield, Marilyn. "First Teacher Quit After Two Months." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 30, 1953. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1132).

Hintz, Forrest. "'Buenos Dias' Means 'Transition' in Garden City Bilingual Classrooms." Wichita Eagle-Beacon. Sept. 1, 1974. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 311).

Hintz, Forrest. "The House That Students Built Almost Ready for Auction Block." Wichita Beacon. Mar. 16, 1979. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 788).

Hope, Dolores. "Especially at the High School: Building Plans Needed Soon." Garden City Telegram. Aug. 2, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9043).

Hurst, Albert. "The Schools of Finney County." Conquest of Southwest Kansas. Wichita, KS: Wichita Eagle Press, 1931. (K978.1/-F497/B592/pp. 148-149).

"Isham Draws Fire." Garden City Telegram. June 21, 1983. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9012).

"Judge Explains MACE Decision." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 26, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1606).

"Judge Sets Phifer Jury Trail on Dec. 7." Garden City Telegram. Aug. 8, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9037).

"Juveniles Admit Setting Fire That Razed Garden School." Hutchinson News. Feb. 26, 1975. [1 p.]. (Reel: H2179).

"Mace Files Suit Against Garden City School District." Garden City Telegram. May 21, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1603).

Mangelsdorf, Martha. "Suit Over Bilingual Education Being Readied in Garden City." Wichita Eagle. Dec. 20, 1979. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 438).

Myers, Roger. "Garden City Teachers Bring Dispute to Court." Topeka Daily Capital. Sept. 19, 1978. [1 p.]. (Reel: T948).

"Needed: More Southeast Asian Teachers." Garden City Telegram. Sept. 8, 1982. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9008).

Neufeld, Jane. "Phifer Seeks Venue Change." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 3, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

"Old-time Schoolin' for Copeland Kids." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 21, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

"Phifer's Next Trail in March." Garden City Telegram. Dec. 16, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

"Plan Speaks to Many Needs." Garden City Telegram. Oct. 31, 1985. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9026).

Post, R.J. "Asian Effort Earns Funding." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 17, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

Post, R.J. "New Class Helps Out With English." Garden City Telegram. Jan. 30, 1988. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9040).

Post, R.J. "Scholarship Program Launched: District Woos Bilingual Teachers." Garden City Telegram. May 18, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9042).

"Protests Flare in School Plan at Garden City." Wichita Eagle. Jan. 7, 1970. [1 p.]. (Reel: W3637).

Riden, Joseph R. "Finney County, Kansas School Records, 1896-1920." Miscellaneous Records. N.p.: Kansas Daughters of the American Revolution, 1989. (K369.133/K133m/Ser. 2/V. 3/pp. 21-70).

Unruh, Tim. "Efforts Fail to Save Coach's Job." Garden City Telegram. Nov. 17, 1987. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9039).

"School Board Approves Garden City High School Addition." Garden City Telegram. Feb. 19, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1601).

Spafford, G.D. "Register of Teachers Employed Finney County, Kansas, 1901-1905." Miscellaneous Records. N.p.: Kansas Daughters of the American Revolution, 1990. (369.133/K133m/Ser. 2/V. 9/pp. 15-17).

"Staff Additions Seen for Bilingual Education Program." Garden City Telegram. Jan. 15, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1601).

Swords, Julie. "'A Success' Here." Garden City Telegram. Sept. 26, 1985. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9026).

Swords, Julie. "A Year Later: Phifer Is Fired." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 21, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9035).

Swords, Julie. "Blasts KIUL Report: School Board Member Quits." Garden City Telegram. June 21, 1983. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9012).

Swords, Julie. "Crash! Old Pierceville School Comes Tumbling Down." Garden City Telegram. Dec. 4, 1985. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9027).

Swords, Julie. "Garden City Pulls Out of Special Education Co-op." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 10, 1984. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9017).

Swords, Julie. "Happy Birthday to Garfield!" Garden City Telegram. Nov. 19, 1986. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9033).

Swords, Julie. "Phifer Owes the District Thousands." Garden City Telegram. June 5, 1986. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9030).

Swords, Julie. "School Names Salute Teachers." Garden City Telegram. Oct. 22, 1985. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9026).

Swords, Julie. "Superintendent a 'Farm Boy at Heart.'" Garden City Telegram. Dec. 15, 1986. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9033).

Swords, Julie and Pam Zubeck. "Superintendent Left Trail of Debts." Garden City Telegram. Mar. 31, 1986. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9029).

"Trial Begins For Former Superintendent at Garden City." Hutchinson News. Dec. 8, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1823).

"Trial of Ex-Garden City School Chief Under Way." Hutchinson News. Mar. 29, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: H1832).

Wasson, Lawrence. "Permanent Records of Friend High School, Friend, Kansas." Miscellaneous Records. N.p.: Kansas Daughters of the American Revolution, 1991. (K369.133/K13m/Ser. 2/V. 19/pp. 1-37).

Wasson, Lawrence. "School Records: Pawnee and Finney Counties, Kansas." The Treesearcher 28 (Winter 1986): 175-177. (K929/So89t/V. 28/no. 4).

"Woodson Makes Non-Renewal Reasons Public." Garden City Telegram. Mar. 25, 1980. [1 p.]. (Reel: G1602).

Zubeck, Pam. "Free, Pending Appeal: Jimmy Phifer Is Sentenced; No Probation." Garden City Telegram. July 8, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9043).

Zubeck, Pam. "Judge Declares Mistrail in Phifer Case." Garden City Telegram. Dec. 12, 1987. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9034).

Zubeck, Pam. "Judge Rejects Phifer Motion." Garden City Telegram. May 7, 1988. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9042).

Zubeck, Pam. "Open Secession Tonight: Board to Consider Phifer's Resignation." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 14, 1986. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9029).

Zubeck, Pam. "Phifer Case in Hands of Jury." Garden City Telegram. Mar. 31, 1988. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9041).

Zubeck, Pam. "Phifer Guilty on All Counts." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 1, 1988. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9041).

Zubeck, Pam. "Phifer Waives Preliminary." Garden City Telegram. July 22, 1987. [1 p.]. (Reel: NP 9037).

Zubeck, Pam. "17 Criminal Charges Filed: Ex-Superintendent Bonds Out of Jail." Garden City Telegram. Mar. 27, 1987. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9035).

Zubeck, Pam. "Sues School District: Phifer Files Counterclaim." Garden City Telegram. Apr. 15, 1987. [2 pp.]. (Reel: NP 9035).