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Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Creator contains "United States. Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands."
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Report of the Superintendent of Common Schools for Freedmen, 1866

Report of the Superintendent of Common Schools for Freedmen, 1866

Date
1866-11-08
Description
This report contains Florida's Freedmen's Bureau School Superintendent E.B. Duncan's views on the progress of black education in the first year after the Civil War. Includes Duncan's impression of sabbath schools, day schools and night schools, as well as their overall progress and lack of funds and books. Also contains information on teachers, legislative actions regarding the education of freedmen and the number of schools and pupils in the state.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
s288_b001_f01_01Report of the Superintendent of Common Schools for Freedmen, 1866textAfrican Americans--Education
School reports
School superintendents
Segregation in education
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