2 items found
Collection ID is exactly "40" AND Subject is exactly "Teachers colleges"
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Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890

Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890

Date
1890 (circa)
Description
An advertisement for the Florida Normal College at White Springs.
Collection
Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883

Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883

Date
1883
Description
Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute at Gainesville in Alachua County, Florida. The institution was established by the Florida Legislature in 1851. The annual session began in September and ended in June, and was divided into 13 week terms. Male applicants had to be 13 years old, female applicants 12 years old. Students professing an interest in becoming teachers were preferred. Courses included English, ancient languages, bookeeping, piano, organ, voice culture, vocal music. The ad also lists the boards of instruction, government, and education for the seminary. Printed on page 110 of Charles Henry Webber's The Eden of the South, Descriptive of the Orange Groves, Vegetable Farms, Strawberry Fields, Peach Orchards, Soil, Climate, Natural Peculiarities, and the People of Alachua County Florida (New York, 1883).
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
flc_br0047Advertisement for Florida Normal College at White Springs, ca. 1890TextBusiness schools
Teachers colleges
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flc_917.5979-w371_05Advertisement for the East Florida Seminary, State Normal School and Military Institute, Gainesville, 1883TextTeachers colleges
Education, higher
Advertisement
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