Rare Antique Victorian Triennial Catalogue Thetford Academy Education VT C.1884 For Sale
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UP FOR SALE:Rare Antique Victorian Triennial Catalogue Thetford Academy Education! VT C.1884
Fantastic Antique Victorian American Educational Private School Catalogue!
Thetford Academy: 1884 - 1887Location: Thetfrod, Vermont Academy is a historic independent school in Thetford, Vermont. It is the state's oldest secondary school.
The co-educational school was founded in February 1819 by local citizens and was granted a charter by the legislature in October of that same year. The school burned in 1942 and was rebuilt on its present site. Currently, the school remains independent although area students are sent to the school in lieu of a local public school.
Notable alumniThomas Angell (professor), pastor, educator at Bates CollegeThomas W. Bicknell, historian, educatorWilliam E. Chandler, U.S. Senator, Secretary of NavyWilliam Closson, artistHannah Slade Currier, educatorJohn Eaton, Civil War leaderLouise Woodworth Foss, elocutionistMary Greenleaf Clement Leavitt, temperance movement missionaryJustin Smith Morrill, U.S. SenatorGeorge W. Morrison, U.S. RepresentativeJohn B. Sanborn, lawyer, politician, Civil War general, and negotiator of treaties with Plains tribes"
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