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American Missionary Association Teachers
Original Author: Samuel A. Cooley
Created: ca. 1862
Medium: Albumen silver print; one half of stereograph

American Missionary Association Teachers

Ten Northern teachers sent south by the American Missionary Association of New York pose in front of Mission House in Beaufort, South Carolina. Two African American children stand at left. The teachers' mission was to instruct former slaves liberated by the Union army.

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