Jordan (Gladys) Papers

Gladys Jordan teaching notes
Contra Costa teaching materials, circa 1960s, Gladys Jordan Papers, MS 104, African American Museum & Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library.
Dates: 1960-1968
Collection number: MS 104
Creator: Jordan, Gladys M.
Collection Size: .25 linear feet (1 box)

Guide to the Gladys Jordan Papers

Available at the African American Museum & Library at Oakland (AAMLO)

Gladys Meriwether Jordan (1910-2019), pioneer educator and first African American woman to teach at the Emeryville High School, was born November 16, 1910 in Boynton, Oklahoma. The Gladys Jordan papers include teaching notes, lesson plans, school study aids, bibliographies, class handouts, brochures, attendance bulletins, and ephemera related to Jordan's work providing African American history content for primary and secondary education.

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