[Petition for building a school for the poor]

Description:

The citizens of Northumberland County agree to a charter allowing another academy of the same name within the same county for the poor. The funding is discussed and the land that was for public use will be used. Petitioners are against the school being built with public funds and believe that the poor should be paying for their school. The petitioners believe that in building the school it would go against the legislation of the county. The author gives examples of cases that disprove the petitioners evidence.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Virginia - Northumberland County
Creation Date: January 12, 1818
Partner(s):
UNT Archives
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
Total Uses: 10
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Date(s):
  • Creation: January 12, 1818
Coverage:
Place
United States - Virginia - Northumberland County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1818-01~  
Description:

The citizens of Northumberland County agree to a charter allowing another academy of the same name within the same county for the poor. The funding is discussed and the land that was for public use will be used. Petitioners are against the school being built with public funds and believe that the poor should be paying for their school. The petitioners believe that in building the school it would go against the legislation of the county. The author gives examples of cases that disprove the petitioners evidence.

Physical Description:

[2] p. ; 33 x 20 cm.

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Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Partner:
UNT Archives
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2091-015-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth198986
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth198986
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text