This notecard is folded and printed on both sides to track the retirement fund for school teacher Vesta Mae Wyatt Purdy.
The Arkansas Teacher Retirement System (ARTS) began in 1937 to serve teachers throughout Arkansas. Their years of teaching were tracked on this small form along with the district where they taught, their monetary contributions, and annual salaries.
Document, 4" x 6"
Retirements; Rural schools; Rural women; Working mothers; Women; Teachers; Schools; Education
Arkansas Teacher Retirement System
Lawrence County (Ark.)
Lawrence County (Ark.) public school records, MSNE.0086
Arkansas State Archives
Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives
Teacher retirement card, Mrs. J.E. Purdy, Lawrence County (Ark.) public school records, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.
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