Archives

1932 Graduation

The Archives of The Kinkaid School serves as the institutional memory of the school and provides information and support to the Kinkaid Community.

The Archives contains photographs, correspondence, curriculum, publications, administrative records, and other materials that relate to the history and development of The Kinkaid School.

Learn more about the history of The Kinkaid School



Resources

Exhibits & Digital Materials

Check out the Archives of the Kinkaid School Digital Collections here.

Current exhibit: "Building Memories on Memorial"

For Students

For Researchers

Due to the unique nature of archival materials, the collections of the Archives of the Kinkaid School do not circulate. All research must be conducted on site. Please contact the Archives for more information.

Finding Aids are available on-site only.

How to Donate

The Archives of The Kinkaid School collects materials related to the history of the school's growth and development from its founding in 1906 to the present. Materials of interest include letters, journals, photographs, scrapbooks, meeting minutes, publications and print materials.

If you have anything you believe might be of interest to the archives, please contact the Archives.

Sought After Materials

The Archives of The Kinkaid School relies on donations from the community to continue to grow. As such, there are several "gaps" in the collection we would like to fill. Donations of these materials would be especially appreciated:

  • Programs for Kinkaid events, especially 1920-1980
  • Issues of The Pigeon and other underground newspapers
  • Photographs and sketches of the original San Jacinto school located in Mrs. Kinkaid's house
  • Photographs and sketches of the Richmond campus

Contact

The Archives is located in the Upper School Moran Library.

Hours: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sarah Gesell
School Archivist
The Kinkaid School
201 Kinkaid School Dr.
Houston, TX 77024

Phone: 713-243-6523
Email: sarah.gesell@kinkaid.org