State Normal School

1873 –


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  • Title State Normal School
  • Coverage 1873 –
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  • Keywords principal Mortimer Warren, institution managed to offer a significant example of public teacher training for African Americans and to educate dozens of students who later influenced several generations of schoolchildren, By 1877, however, the return of the Democratic Party to state leadership signaled the end of public education for future African American teachers, and the legislature refused to provide any funding for the State Normal School
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date December 3, 2021
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update November 18, 2016
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