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Forbidden Schoolhouse, The


Author: Jurmain  Suzanne
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Subject/Category: 5-10
Year Reviewed:: 2006
ISBN: 0618473025
Review: Jurmain makes painfully clear the difficulties Crandall and her students faced when she decided to open a school in 1833 for African-American girls in Canterbury, CT. Appended material, which includes index, bibliography, epilogue, as well as source notes for quotes.

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