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Normal School at UVA 1880

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Title

Normal School at UVA 1880

Subject

Education

Description

Normal schools provided training for teachers in the late 1880s and early 1900s. These schools lasted from six weeks to several months and provided a good overview of subjects to be taught in grammar schools. In addition, they provided teachers with the most modern methods for effective teaching.

This photo is labeled "University Normal School: Session 1880, Section No. 2. W. W. Roertson and Supt. V. H. Cabell, Repeaters. Miss Agnes Rouzie, Assistant. Photo by E. A. Perry, Photographer, Charlottesviille, Virginia.

The Normal School a the University of Virginia provided teacher preparation for a vast number of the early educations in the surrounding counties.

In the margin are three names indicating the persons circles in blue pen: Nicie Goodwin (Mrs. Benham), Lina Goodwin (Mrs. Vaden) and Catherine Faunteroy Francisco.

Creator

Louisa County Historical Society

Source

Louisa County Historical Society Archives

Publisher

Louisa County Historical Society

Date

1880

Rights

Louisa County Historical Society
Rights and Reproduction Policy
All items in our archives have been donated to The Louisa County Historical Society with express permission to use them only for not-for-profit purposes of education and individual research. We make them available online to further those ends. Anyone wishing to use images online or in printed publications must obtain express written permission to do so from the Louisa County Historical Society and the legal copyright holder. Users assume full responsibility for disputes arising from copyright violations or invasions of privacy

Format

10 by 12 inch mounted original photo

Type

Still Image

Identifier

054_2010_08_071

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