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Clark Seminary

Carolyn Hyman General Entry

Clark Seminary, a private girls' school in Houston, was operated by Horace Clark from 1872 to 1875. The classes were conducted on the second floor of the building occupied by the Houston Academy.

Carl Bassett Wilson, History of Baptist Educational Efforts in Texas, 1829–1900 (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Texas, 1934).

Categories:

  • Education
  • Defunct Elementary and Secondary Schools
  • Women

Time Periods:

  • Reconstruction

Places:

  • Houston
  • Upper Gulf Coast
  • East Texas

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Carolyn Hyman, “Clark Seminary,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed March 06, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/clark-seminary.

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