St. Philip's College : A Point of Pride on San Antonio's Eastside / Marie Pannell Thurston.

In 1898, St. Philip's Normal and Industrial School opened its doors in San Antonio, offering sewing classes for Black girls. It was the inaugural effort in a program, founded by the West Texas diocese of the Episcopal Church, to educate and train former slaves and other African Americans in tha...

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Main Author: Thurston, Marie Pannell
Format: eBook
Published: College Station : Texas A&M University Press, [2013]
Series:Peoples and Cultures of Texas, Sponsored by Texas A & M University-San Antonio.
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