Avery Normal Institute

M.A. Holmes

Amistad Research Center

Amistad Research Center

This pamphlet published by the American Missionary Association (AMA) mentions the percentage of teaching graduates from the Avery Normal Institute in Charleston, South Carolina. The discussion of the need for African American teachers speaks to the overall philosophy of the AMA during the turn of the 20th century.

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  • Title: Avery Normal Institute
  • Creator: M.A. Holmes
  • Subject Keywords: American Missionary Association, Avery Normal Institute
  • Type: document
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  • Repository: Amistad Research Center
  • Date: 1900
  • Collection: American Missionary Association Archives