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us: United States. Office of Education


  • [Created March 1, 1867 as Dept. of Education. Re-established July 20, 1868 as Office of Education in the Dept. of the Interior. Designated as Bureau of Education under which title all the publications were issued until Oct. 1929, when the use inthe future of the title Office of Education was announced. U. S. Office of Education was transferred from Dept. of the Interior to Federal Security Agency, effective July 1, 1939. By organization Plan 1 of 1953 the Federal Security Agencybecame the Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare. A new Dept. of Education was established in 1980, and the functions of the Office of Education were transferred to this dept.]

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    • us: OE
    • us: O.E.
    • us: United States. Commissioner of Education
    • us: United States. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Office of Education
    • us: United States. Department of the Interior. Office of Education
    • us: United States. Education, Office of
    • us: United States. Federal Security Agency. Office of Education
    • us: United States. National Department of Education
    • us: United States. Office of Assistant Secretary for Education
    • us: USOE
    • us: U.S.O.E.
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  • Sources

    • found: LC data base, 3/6/85 (hdg.: United States. Office of Education)
  • General Notes

    • [Created March 1, 1867 as Dept. of Education. Re-established July 20, 1868 as Office of Education in the Dept. of the Interior. Designated as Bureau of Education under which title all the publications were issued until Oct. 1929, when the use inthe future of the title Office of Education was announced. U. S. Office of Education was transferred from Dept. of the Interior to Federal Security Agency, effective July 1, 1939. By organization Plan 1 of 1953 the Federal Security Agencybecame the Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare. A new Dept. of Education was established in 1980, and the functions of the Office of Education were transferred to this dept.]
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Unused subdivisions: Committee of Foreign Language Teaching; Cooperative Research Branch; Division of Research Branch; Division of Research and Statistics; International Educational Relations Branch; Office of Information; Research and Analysis Unit; Research and Statistical Service; Research and Statistical Services Branch; Research and Statistical Standards Branch; Rural Research and Statistics Unit; and School Finance Section]
  • Change Notes

    • 1985-03-08: new
    • 2014-11-21: revised
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