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Education -- New Hampshire -- History -- 19th century -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Adams Female Academy collection

Identifier: MS 0503

Adams Female Academy. Founded in Derry, New Hampshire in 1824. Collection contains lists of students, teachers and trustees (1824-1827), letters by the Board of Trustees, compositions written by Mary Lyon's students, student records, historical information, and postcards. Primarily documenting the establishment and early years of the Academy. Also documents early teachers including Zilpah P. Grant Banister and Mary Lyon.

Dates: 1824 - 1830; Majority of material found within 1824 - 1827