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Belle Rogers McConnell papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS839

Scope and Content

This collection contains materials that document the teaching career of Belle R. McConnell. Materials include hearing test results, lesson plans, activity materials, copies of speeches and reports, McConnell's teaching certificates, news clippings, and correspondence with colleagues and former students.


  • 1905-1971, undated


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

Belle Rogers (1885-1964) was born in Jackson County, Georgia. She married Charles W. McConnell (1879-1940) and they had one daughter, Edyth (1910-1994). Belle McConnell worked as a teacher in the Atlanta Public School System from 1905-1950, tutoring deaf and hard-of-hearing-children. Additional biographical information about Belle McConnell has not been determined.


1.04 linear ft. (two document cases, one half document case, and one oversize folder)



Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1981, with subsequent additions

Related Archival Materials

Visual material has been separated from the collection. Please contact an archivist for access to this material.

Description Control

This collection was re-processed in 2017.

Belle Rogers McConnell papers
Leah Lefkowitz
July 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at Atlanta History Center Repository

130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305