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Horace Mann Exhibit
1914, 1937
 
Extent: 3 items
 
Accession Number: 2008.013
 
Abstract: Materials relating the exhibit on Horace Mann in Academic Hall by Southeast Missouri State Teachers Colleges Library
 
Processed by: Amber Miranda, February 2008
 
Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Southeast Missouri State University
Phone:(573) 651-2245 Fax: (573)651-2666 Email: semoarchives@semo.edu
 
Provenance: Originally kept in Special Collection and Archives Clipping Collection
 
Citation: Horace Mann Exhibit Collection, Special Collections and Archives, Southeast Missouri State University
 
Other Relevant Collections:
University Library Exhibits Scrapbook, 1919-1939;
 
Biographical Note
 
Horace Mann was born May 4, 1796 and died August 2, 1859. He was an American educational reformer, restructured the educational system in his home state of Massachusetts and as well as serving as a state and U.S. representative. He also served as the first president of Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio, from 1853 until his death.
 
Scope and Content Note
 
This collection contains and address of Hon. S.D. Fess of Ohio on the life of the late Horace Mann and the brochure advertising the centennial celebration of the birth of Horace Mann. Additional information on the exhibit itself can be found in the Library Exhibits Scrapbook.
 
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