Moonlight Schools Collection consists of oral histories, articles and research concerning the Moonlight Schools and the life of Cora Wilson Stewart. Included in the collection are correspondence regarding the opening of the Cora Wilson Stewart Moonlight School at Morehead State University, examples of student work from the Little Brushy School and twenty-four oral history audio recordings.

The Moonlight Schools of eastern Kentucky were first established in 1911 by Cora Wilson Stewart to promote literacy among adults in the Appalachian region of Kentucky. Moonlight Schools later served African American and Native American students in other regions of the United States.

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Articles

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AEC Newsletter, Adult Continuing Education Center, Montclair State College,

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Moonlight Schools, A Page From History, Ambrose Boston

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200 Years in Kentucky, J. Winston Coleman

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Readin', 'Ritin' And Remoteness, Joe Creason

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Cora Wilson Stewart and the Moonlight School, Jack D. Ellis

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Cora Wilson Stewart And the "Moonlight School" Movement, James Gifford

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Collection of Articles and Reviews on the "Miss Cora Story", Kim Hamilton, Elaine Webb, Tom Carter, and Deidre Glasser

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Cora Wilson Stewart Founder of Moonlight Schools and the Illiteracy Comission, Inez Faith Humphrey

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Cora Wilson Stewart and the Moonlight School, Special Collections Department of Morehead State University

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State Asks Dismissal of Creech Counterclaim, Anne Pardue

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Daniels Creek's 1-room School Still Going Strong, G. Sam Piatt

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Moonlight School Getting Facelift, Deborah J. Powell

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The Cora Wilson Stewart Moonlight Schoolhouse, Harold Rose and Mike Curtis

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The Cora Wilson Stewart Moonlight Schoolhouse Booklet, Harold Rose, Mike Curtis, and Marie Raines

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One-Room Schools Quickly Fading From The Public Education Scene, Elizabeth Smith

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Bibliography on Cora Wilson Stewart, Cora Wilson Stewart

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Moonlight Schools Essay, Sheri Taylor

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Donation Letter, Carl M. Tidd

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A Case Study In The Triump Of The Appalachian Spirit, Unknown

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America's Greatest Journal of Personalities, Unknown

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Cora Wilson Moonight School Bookmark, Unknown

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Duncan Starts Work On Oral History Project, Unknown

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Moonlight School In Spotlight This Week, Unknown

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State's Originator Of Night Schools For Aged Dies, Unknown

Audio Recordings

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Alma Barber Interview, Alma Barber and Laura Duncan