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.
- Loaned by Dr. Ralph Brimley
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.