Resources on the history of Durham schools.
Anderson, Jean Bradley. 2011.
The bible of Durham County history.
History of the Town of Durham
Paul, Hiram V. 1884.
Vann, Andre and Jones, Beverly Washington. 1999.
Photographs with captions depicting various facets of history of Durham’s Hayti neighborhood.
The Way We Lived: Durham 1900-1920.
Leyburn, James G. 1989.
The son of the minister of the First Presbyterian Church describes life in Durham, 1900-1920.
Souvenir of Durham North Carolina
Photographs of old Durham buildings.
Durham: A Geographic Study
Phillips, Coy T. 1945
The Merchants Association. 1910.
An Oral History of West Durham: Submitted to the Durham Bicentennial Committee
Franck, Richard C. 1975.
“Mrs. Reynolds” interview.
The Story of Durham: City of the New South.
Boyd, William Kenneth. 1925.
The Best of Enemies: Race and Redemption in the New South.
Davidson, Osha Gray. 1996.
The story of how Ann Atwater, a poor black community organizer, and C. P. Ellis, a Ku Klux Klan member, became the best of friends.
Upbuilding Black Durham: Gender, Class, and Black Community Development in the Jim Crow South.
Brown, Leslie. 2008.
Annual Report of the Public Schools of Durham County
1911/1912, 1913/1914, 1915/1916.
A Proud History: Durham, North Carolina: The Story of George Watts School
Holloway, Betsy. 1998.
Holloway, Betsy. 1994.
Hillside History Book
Page, Karol. 1979.
A History of the Durham School System, 1882-1933
Westin, Richard B. 1960
Decade Report, 1972-73 to 1982-83
Durham County Schools. 1983.
Durham County Schools [merger information]
Durham County Schools. 1988.
Durham City Schools Instructional Programs
League of Women Voters of Durham, N.C. 1977.
Directory of School Personnel
Durham City Schools. 1941/1942, 1948/1949, 1953/1954.
Official Report of the Fact Finding Committee of City and County Schools
Merger Issues Task Force. 1957(?).
Facing the Future of Our Schools: Excellence and Equal Opportunity for Durham’s Children, the Final Report and Recommendations, Presented to the Durham County Board of Commissioners, William Bell, Chairman
Merger Issues Task Force. 1989.
Progress Report: Testing Program Overview & Test Results
Durham County Schools. 1991.
Handbook for School Staff
Durham City Schools. 1957.
Durham Public Schools budgets (title varies)
League of Women Voters of Durham. 1970.
Durham City School Survey, 1975-76
Division of School Planning, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. 1976.
Durham Public Schools High School Program of Studies
North Carolina Department of Instruction. 1993-94.
Carolina Friends School, 1963-1988: A Commemorative PublicationClass of 1930: Bragtown High School
Hampton, Rosie and Rhodes, Margaret. 1988
Old Bethesda High School Grand Reunion
Old Bethesda School Reunion Committee. 1988.
The George W. Watts Elementary School Renovation and Addition: A Case Study
Pulling, Steven T. 1996
The Cost of Opportunity: School Desegregation and Changing Race Relations in the Triangle since WWII
McElreath, Jack Michael. 2002.
Hillside Class of ’65 35th Class Reunion
Hillside High School Reunion Committee. 2000.
“What We Considered the Best”: Making the Best of Integration at Hillside High School
Reckhow, Sarah Elizabeth. 2002.
Annual Catalog of the Durham Business School
Durham Business School. 1921.
Count ‘n’ Countess
Bethesda, Bragtown, Lowe’s Grove, Hope Valley, Mangum, Oak Grove High Schools
Northern High School
Durham High School
Jordan High School
Southern High School
Hillside High School
Bragtown High School
Riverside High School
Durham School of the Arts
Chewning Junior High
Lowes Grove Middle School
Githens Junior High
Southern Conservatory of Music
Durham High School newspaper
George Watts School newsletter
- See also Hillside High School
- Durham City Schools Newsletter: Directions, Team Spirit
- Durham County Public Schools (CD 1) School Business Report, Vocational Update, The Media Messenger (Dept. of Media Services)
- Durham County Public Schools (CD 2): Notebook (emply. Pub.); Omnibus; First Class
- Durham County Public Schools (CD 3): School and Community Notes
- Oak Grove School: The Student Observer
- Carolina Friends School: We + Thee
- Carr Junior High School: Junior Hi-Lights
- Durham School of the Arts: The Gallery
Updated October 1, 2013