Portrait of Dr. James J. Delaney

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Dr. James Joseph Delaney (1879-1959) served as the president of Schreiner Institute from 1923 to 1950. He was a leader in Texas education, an executive committee member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1939-1947), president of the Association of Texas Colleges (1939), and the president of the Southern Association of Junior Colleges (1945-1946). Dr. Delaney is credited for developing Schreiner Institute into a fully accredited junior college during his tenure as the first president. This image appears in the 1936 Recall Yearbook.

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1 photograph : b&w

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Schreiner Institute 1935.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Texas History Collection and was provided by Schreiner University to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 28 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Schreiner University

The William M. Logan Library functions as the academic library at Schreiner University in Kerrville, in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. As part of the Library’s mission to provide innovative information resources, the Logan Library began digitizing special collections and archival items in 2006.

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Dr. James Joseph Delaney (1879-1959) served as the president of Schreiner Institute from 1923 to 1950. He was a leader in Texas education, an executive committee member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1939-1947), president of the Association of Texas Colleges (1939), and the president of the Southern Association of Junior Colleges (1945-1946). Dr. Delaney is credited for developing Schreiner Institute into a fully accredited junior college during his tenure as the first president. This image appears in the 1936 Recall Yearbook.

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1 photograph : b&w

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  • 1936 Recall Yearbook

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Texas History Collection

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Is Part Of : 1936 Recall Yearbook

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  • 1935

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  • Sept. 28, 2014, 6:31 a.m.

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Schreiner Institute. Portrait of Dr. James J. Delaney, photograph, 1935; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth498908/: accessed December 12, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Schreiner University.