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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

School Facts, 1826

New Kent
No. of schools in each county...     11
No. of poor children in each county or town...     130
No. of poor children sent to school...     25
Rate of tuition for each school per annum...     $8.00
Amount expended in tuition, books, etc...     $173.29


- from the Journal of the House of Delegates of the Commonwealth of Virginia, 1826

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