Creator

Date Original

1887

Description

This is a catalog of the various curricula offered by the Arkansas Female College that was located in Little Rock. It includes the various courses of study, the subjects covered, pricing information, and expectations for its students.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Arkansas Female College was founded in 1872 by Myra C. Warner as an institute of higher education for young women. Mrs. Warner acted as principal and teacher at the college for many years. The college was housed in the Albert Pike Mansion in Little Rock until 1889, when it moved to a smaller site. The college taught reading, writing, music, art, literature, ancient and modern languages, sciences, and other subjects.

Physical Description

24-page catalog, bound in pink, 8.5" x 5"

Subjects

Education; Schools; Private Schools

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County. (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0001.0004

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Arkansas Female College catalog, 1887, Small manuscript collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

Education | United States History

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Arkansas Female College catalog, 1887

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