|Title:||L. H. Smith Papers|
|Creator:||Smith, L. H.|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Abstract:||Papers (1853-1896) including correspondence, a certificate, and a register relating to the Duplin County schools.|
|Extent:||0.22 Cubic feet, 4 items , photocopies, consisting of correspondence, a certificate, and a register.|
October 5, 1967, Two letters, a School Teacher's Certificate (1854), and North Carolina Public School Register for Duplin County Schools (1882-1896). Loaned for copying, May 1966, by Dr. Ralph Brimley, East Carolina University, Greenville, N. C.
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L. H. Smith Papers (#23), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
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L. H. Smith was a public school teacher in Edgecombe County, N. C., in 1854.
The correspondence in this collection consists of personal letters from L. H. Smith to his brother (1853) and to his daughter (1855). A Common School Teacher's Certificate issued to L. H. Smith for Edgecombe County (1854) and a North Carolina Public School Register for Duplin County Schools (1882-1896) are also included in the collection. The Public School Register contains teachers' names, salaries, textbooks used, pupil attendance, and grading procedure.
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