Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book 1827-1831 Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book

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Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book, 1827-1831

Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book 1827-1831 Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book

The Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools record book contains printed circulars, a copy of the society's constitution, and copies of letters that George M. Stroud, a corresponding secretary, wrote about education in Pennsylvania from 1827-1831.

1 volume

eng,

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Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools

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The Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Economy had a committee devoted to public schools in the mid-1810s, and the Pennsylvania Society for the Promotion of Public Schools was founded in Philadelphia in 1827. The society promoted high-quality education for all Pennsylvania children, including those too poor to afford tuition. The society published reports, responded to inquiries about hiring teachers, and petitioned the state legislature for reform. From th...

Stroud, George M. (George McDowell), 1795-1875

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