Reminiscences of Science Hill School: typescript, 1897, 1956-1897

Descriptive Summary

Title
Reminiscences of Science Hill School: typescript, 1897, 1956-1897
Creator
Ferguson, Mary
Extent
1 reel of microfilm.
Subjects
Ferguson, Mary.
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868.
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874.
Science Hill School (Shelbyville, Ky.)
Education, Secondary--Kentucky.
Presidents--United States--Election--1856.
Students.
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Student. Mary Ferguson was a student at Science Hill School, Shelbyville, Ky, in the 1850's.
Scope and Content
The microfilm contains a copy of Mary Ferguson's "Reminiscences of Science Hill School," a recollection, in 1897, of school days some forty years earlier. She discusses examinations at the school, and the deterioration of children's manners in the years following her childhood. Much of her reminiscences deal with a schoolgirl's feelings about the 1856 presidential election between Millard Filmore and James Buchanan.

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