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"Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends"

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-006

Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of the single volume typed speech of Samuel Austin, entitled "Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends." The speech focuses on the history of "Pagan Education" and the transition to "Christian Education." It also highlights early Quaker education and educators.

Dates

  • Undated.

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research use.

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

Samuel Austin (1816-1897) was born circa 1816, the son of Joseph and Rachel Austin. He was a teacher and historian at the Moses Brown School, circa 1841.

Extent

0.05 Linear Feet (1 volume)

Language

English

Overview

The typed speech of Samuel Austin, entitled "Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends," focuses on the history of "Pagan Education" and the transition to "Christian Education." It also highlights early Quaker education and educators.

Acquisition

Unknown.

Related Materials

  • HC.MC.100-799 Charles Roberts autograph letter collection
  • HC.MC.1140 Morris Wistar Wood papers

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed September, 2015.
Title
"Education and Some Educators Among Early Friends," undated
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
September, 2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

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