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Patsy P. Layne Papers


Patsy P. Layne Papers
Layne, Patsy P.
Collection number:
NPBA 2002-17
3.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
Inclusive dates:
1961-1976 and undated
Collection Area:
Mass Media and Culture
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email:

In October 1964, Patsy Layne went to American Samoa as part of the first television teacher team for a U.S. Congress - National Association of Educational Broadcasters project to revise and modernize the American Samoa educational system with a television-based curriculum. The collection documents Layne's career first as a television teacher and then as Curriculum Director for the Department of Education in American Samoa. Types of materials include correspondence, government documents, annual reports, brochures, curriculum manuals and materials, programs, article clippings and student coursework.

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