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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Early Educational Institutions in the South collection MSS.0466

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

January 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-03-06T16:22-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

March 2013
Collection Title:

Early Educational Institutions in the South

Unit ID:

MSS.0466

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (34 items)

Dates:

1844-1879

Abstract:

Tuition receipts, a printed announcement, and a clipping, from several schools, primarily in Alabama.

creator

Alabama Central Female College (Tuscaloosa, Ala).

creator

Alabama Female Institute (Tuscaloosa, Ala).

creator

Reidville Female College.

creator

Reidville Male High School (Spartanburg County, Sc).

creator

St. Cecilia’s Academy (Nashville, Tenn.).

creator

Tuscaloosa (Tuskaloosa) Methodist Female School.

creator

Tuscaloosa Christ Church School.

creator

Tuskaloosa Female College.

creator

University of the South.

creator

Wesleyan Female College (Macon, Ga.).

creator

Williamsburg Female Academy (Williamsburg, Va).

Preferred Citation:

Early Educational Institutions in the South, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains tuition receipts, a printed announcement, and a newspaper clipping from several schools, primarily in Alabama, including: the Alabama Female Institute; Tuskaloosa Methodist Female School; Tuscaloosa Female College; Alabama Central Female College; Tuscaloosa Christ Church School (all in Tuscaloosa, Alabama); the University of the South (Sewanee, Tennessee); St. Cecilia Academy (Nashville, Tennessee); Reidville Female College and Reidville Male High School (Reidville, South Carolina); Richmond, Virginia (Williamsburg Female Academy); and Wesleyan Female College (Macon, Georgia).

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Acquisition Information:

unknown

Processing Information:

Processed by

C. Doughty, 2009; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Alabama--History--1819-1950 (lcsh)

Announcements (aat)

Christian education of young women (lcsh)

Clippings (information artifacts) (aat)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Education (localbroad)

Education--Alabama (lcsh)

Georgia--History--1775-1865 (lcsh)

Receipts (financial records) (aat)

Students (localbroad)

Teacher (localbroad)

Tuscaloosa County (Ala.) (lcsh)

Virginia--History--1775-1865 (lcsh)

Women (localbroad)

Women--Education--United States (lcsh)

Early Educational Institutions in the South Box 1457