Posted by: Government & Heritage Library | August 4, 2010

Picture of the Week: Brewer Normal School

This week’s Picture of the Week is the Brewer Normal School.  This school was founded in 1872 for African American girls.   For more information on Brewer Normal School click here: http://digital.ncdcr.gov/u?/p249901coll37,4316

Images come from “An Era of Progress and Promise” a book compiled by W.N. Hartshorn of Clifton, Massachusetts that celebrates the “religious, moral, and educational development of the American Negro since his emancipation”.  To see this book in our digital collection click here: http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/dimp/digital/era/index.html

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