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Schools and academies

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Advertisement leaflet for 1887 Kindergarten

Identifier: Ephemera 2020.035
Scope and Contents

Leaflet advertising a Kindergarten opening September 1, 1887 at the Female Institute taught by Miss Catherine V. Bonnell. “TERMS: $1.00 Per Week, payable half yearly in advance.” Inside describes benefits of Kindergarten as transitional period from home to school, for children ages three to seven.

Dates: 1887

Friendsville Academy Grade Report

Identifier: Ephemera 2021.019
Scope and Contents

Friendsville Academy grade report for Lizzie Harvey, dated October 26, 1888. Z.H. Dixon, principal.

Dates: 1888

Paul Fink Collection--Rugby and Early East Tennessee Schools.

Identifier: MSC 0061
Scope and Contents

Material collected by Paul Fink of Jonesboro, Tenn. Includes: Rugby information; early East Tennessee school catalogs; and miscellaneous periodical publications. See listing with box. Includes catalogs for Greeneville College (1855), McMinn Academy (1853, 1854, 1856) Odd Fellows Female College, Rogersville (1851, 1856), View of the University of Tennessee Campus (1890s).

Dates: 1855 - 1890; 1926 - 1935

Tennessee Deaf and Dumb School

Identifier: SPC 2019.112
Scope and Contents

Tennessee Deaf and Dumb School - Knoxville, TN. Four 4.25x3” sepia photographs mounted on one board with title at bottom. Views of the buildings with handwritten labels, including one of men on the steps. 1 pc. Building was later Knoxville City Hall.

Dates: ca. 1890s