Johnson Female University (Anderson, S.C.)

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Women's college founded 1848 in Anderson, S.C., named for Rev. William Bullein Johnson (1782-1862), first president of the Southern Baptist Convention; prior to 1853, known as Johnson Female Seminary; the school closed during the Civil War.

From the description of Records, 1851-1859. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 30843559

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creatorOf Johnson Female University (Anderson, S.C.). Records, 1851-1859. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
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correspondedWith Brookes, Iveson L., 1793-1865 person
associatedWith Johnson, William Bullein, 1782-1862. person
associatedWith Paget, Elise Mauldin. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
South Carolina--Anderson
Anderson (S.C.)
Women's colleges
Music--Instruction and study
Women college students
Women's colleges--History--19th century

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Active 1851

Active 1859

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