Sallie Harper Graves Collection


Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag, by Louisa M. Alcott, 1900


Pictured: "Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag," by Louisa M. Alcott, 1900

Summary: Mrs. Sallie Harper Graves gave the following items on the occasion of the Texas Historical Marker Dedication at the Florence School that she had attended in 1904. With her donation, Mrs. Graves included copies of correspondence and newspaper clippings. The 1979 marker dedication for the school occurred on the southeast corner of the Tarrant County College Northeast Campus.


  • The Children's Second Reader by Ellen M. Cyr., Ginn and Company, Publishers, 1899
  • Aunt Jo's Scrap Bag by Louisa M. Alcott, Little Brown and Company, Boston, 1900. Inscribed by the donor's teacher, Herbert L. Graham, 1904 (cover image shown)
  • The Book of Job, the Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges, Notes, Introductions, and Appendix by Rev. A. B. Davidson, D.D., LL.D., Cambridge University Press, 1908
  • War Rations Books, number three and four, containing unused stamps, issued to Sallie Graves, teacher, circa 1943