University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Leander Independent School District archive, 1899-1926, 1975-1977

Creator Leander Independent School District (Tex.)
Title: Leander Independent School District archive
Dates: 1899-1926, 1975-1977
Identification: camh-arc-004034
Extent: 3 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Historical Note

The City of Leander was established on July 17, 1882, and is located north of Austin, Texas. The area's first school was founded in 1855; its first public school was founded in 1893. By 1907, Leander offered an 8-month school term in 10 grades. In 2018, Leander Independent School District was the largest school district in Williamson County.

Source: "The History of the City of Leander," City of Leander, Texas, 2018.

Scope and Contents

The Leander Independent School District archive, 1899-1926, 1975-1977, is comprised of official documents as well as photographs of the football team, Dr. M. Jennings Drug Store, and aerial views of the town of Leander.


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

Index Terms

Corporate Names
Leander Independent School District (Tex.)
Education, Rural
Public schools

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Leander Independent School District Archive, 1899-1926, 1975-1977, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Colleen Hobbs, October 2018.

Accession Number


Detailed Description of the Collection

2.325/A92d Official documents 1899-1926, 1975-1977

3S49.4 Photographs circa 1900-circa 1910