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[Maxine & Lutrell Watts: Statement by Lutrell]

Description: Statement written by Lutrell Watts giving a brief history of his and his wife's experience teaching the the Lower Valley Community and ultimately having an elementary school named after them.
Date: 1999~
Creator: Watts, Lutrell
Item Type: Text
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Maxine & Lutrell Watts: Statement by Maxine]

Description: Statement written by Maxine Watts giving a brief history of her own and her husband's experiences teaching the the Lower Valley Community and participation in the Lions Club.
Date: 1990
Creator: Watts, Maxine
Item Type: Text
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

Lower Valley School Reunion

Description: Pamphlet from the first reunion of Lower Valley School alumni which includes the program from the even, and text containing a history of the Lower Valley School and surrounding community as well as a timeline of the known teachers who worked at the school and a list of school trustees.
Date: 1987
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

Information on War Ration Books

Description: Letter written by Roland O. Mueller about war rations and war ration books. The letter mentions rations for farmers and war-era recycling.
Date: unknown
Creator: Mueller, Roland O.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lower Valley School Students]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students sitting outside the school building. There is a sign on the school building that says, "Lower Valley School Dist. No. 33."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lower Valley School Students]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students posing outside the schoolhouse for a class portrait. The students are sitting and standing in three rows. Two girls in the front row hold a sign that says Lower Valley School.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lutrell and Maxine Watts]

Description: Photograph of Maxine and Lutrell Watts standing in front of the Lower Valley School building. Both had been teachers at the school.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Students Holding Tractor Maintenance Kits]

Description: Photograph of eleven male Lower Valley School students holding 4-H Live-Power Kit for first year tractor maintenance. The first boy in the front row is Larry Baumann, the second boy in the middle row is Andrew Friesenhahn and the third boy in the back row is Harvey Seiler. Next to him is Mr. Lutrell Watts.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Students In Lines]

Description: Photograph of Lower Valley School students lined up in front of the school building. The students are divided by age into two lines. The younger children are lined up in the foreground, while the older students are lined up on the other side of the building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Teacherage Garden]

Description: Photograph of the teacherage garden at Lower Valley School. Beyond the garden the teacherage building and school building are visible. There is laundry hanging from a line on the porch of the teacherage. The sign on the school building says, "Lower Valley School Dist. No. 33."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Three Children]

Description: Photograph of Vickie, David and Diane Wiederstein with their school satchels. David Wiederstein is holding a puppy.
Date: October 1963
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lower Valley School Students]

Description: Photograph of the "Little Room" students of Lower Valley School. Their teacher, Maxine Watts, is standing behind the students, who are standing in four rows on the steps of the school building. The fourth girl from the left in the back row is Jeanne Marie Wiederstein.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Six Girls At Playground]

Description: Photograph of six girls sitting on a playground merry-go-round. They are all looking toward the camera and smiling. There is a slide and a building in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Three Students on Playground]

Description: Photograph of three young women sitting on a playground merry-go-round. They are wearing blouses with cardigans with long skirts. There is a slide and building in the background.
Date: 1958
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Four Girls on Slide]

Description: Photograph of four young girls on a playground slide. The girls are sitting one in front of the other on the slide.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Students at a Cave]

Description: Photograph of a group of students standing near an entrance to a cave. One student is petting a dog.
Date: 1957
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Baseball Team]

Description: Photograph of the Lower Valley School baseball team posing with a trophy. In the back row are Alfred Seiler, Amada Frias, Harvey Seiler, Paul Gleilz and Roland Mueller. In the front row are James Stolte, Melvin Katt, Mr. Watts and Franklin Shotie.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Lower Valley School Baseball League]

Description: Photograph of the Lower Valley School baseball league. From left to right in the top row are Alfred Seiler, Jr., Alfredo Buitran, Harvey Seiler, Paul Gleitz, Ray Joy Wiederstein and Roland Mueller. In the bottom row are James Stolte, Melvin Katt, Lutrell Watts and Franklin Stolte.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[School Play]

Description: Photograph of students sitting on the porch of the teacherage during a school play. The children are sitting in several rows. The porch is decorated as the interior of a house. The porch was used as a stage for plays.
Date: 1954
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Christmas Play]

Description: Photograph of the younger students at Lower Valley School performing in a school Christmas play in a classroom. Adults and other children are sitting in the desks. There is a Christmas tree to the right.
Date: 1953
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Maxine Watts at Cibolo Creek]

Description: Photograph of Mrs. Maxine Watts standing on the bank of Cibolo Creek in September of 1952. She is wearing a blouse and skirt.
Date: September 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Students Playing Volleyball]

Description: Photograph of several Lower Valley School students playing volleyball outdoors. The students are wearing numbered shirts. Because the school had no gym, sports were played year round. The teams would be picked on Mondays and would play together for the week.
Date: May 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College

[Five Women]

Description: Photograph of Linda Katt, Louise Wiederstein, Lucille Wiederstein, Jeanne Maurie Widerstein, Sylvia Katt and Margie Katt posing in a garden. Jeanne Maurie Widerstein, the little girl, is sitting on a post made of stones.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Northeast Lakeview College