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GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA 1880-1945

5 records found searching with the subject Jefferson Academy.

This 1905 catalog of the Jefferson Academy and Business School provides information about the different departments, courses of study, tuition payments, members of the faculty, and details about the McLeansville community. There are also several testimonials about the academy from many local personalities who include W. M. Barber, editor of the Greensboro Patriot, J. F. Jordan, Sheriff of Guilford County and Presbyterian minister R. L. Wharton.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Universities and colleges -- United States -- Periodicals


This 1905 catalog of the Jefferson Academy and Business School provides information about the different departments, courses of study, tuition payments, members of the faculty, and details about the McLeansville community. There are also several testimonials about the academy from many local personalities and the catalog features an introductory statement by J. Y. Joyner, the state Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Universities and colleges -- United States -- Periodicals


This 1907 catalog of the Jefferson Academy and Business School provides information about the different departments, courses of study, tuition payments, members of the faculty, and details about the McLeansville community. The sections on the department of music are more detailed and mention book lessons. There are also several testimonials about the academy from many local personalities who include W. M. Barber, editor of the Greensboro Patriot, J. F. Jordan, Sheriff of Guilford County and Presbyterian minister R. L. Wharton. The catalog features an introductory statement by J. Y. Joyner, the state Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Universities and colleges -- United States -- Periodicals


This 1908 catalog of the Jefferson Academy and Business School provides information about the different departments, courses of study, tuition payments, members of the faculty, and details about the McLeansville community. The sections on the department of music are more detailed and mention book lessons. There are also several testimonials about the academy from many local personalities. Most of the text is by Principal Charles D. Cobb.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History; Universities and colleges -- United States -- Periodicals


The history of Jefferson Academy in McLeansville is recounted in this newspaper clipping, that also acknowledges the life of its first principal Charles D. Cobb, and the accomplishments of many of its alumni.

Collection: Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)

Subjects: Universities and colleges -- United States -- History


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