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1783-1815: Education

1783-1815: Chapter Five: Education






The Lancastrian Method 158

Benjamin Rush 159

The Litchfield Female Academy 160

New York Free School Society, 1805 162

Education for All 163

National University 164

The New York Law, 1795 164

Noah Webster and American Cultural Independence 165

Sunday Schools 167

Thomas Jeffersons Plan 168

Rules for a Philadelphia Sunday School, 1791 170

In the Classroom 171

Writing Teachers 171

Pen and Ink 172


Caleb Bingham 173

Timothy Dwight 173

Samuel Knox 174

Francis Joseph Nicholas Neef 175


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