Annual Report of the School Committee of the City of Boston

Annual Report of the School Committee of the City of Boston : 1892 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Annual Report of the School Committee of the City of Boston: 1892 The year which is now closing has been in three respects, at least, a memorable one in the history of our schools. And first in The Number Of New Buildings Completed. As is very well known, there was for some years a period when few appropriations were made for new buildings. But all this has been happily changed, and the City Council for the four years 1889 to 1892 have generously responded to the call of this Board for our needs in this respect. It is of interest to note that during the past four years, and to help make good, so far as possible, the deficiencies of previous years, there has been appropriated for new school buildings and sites a trifle over $2,000,000. The first building of the new series to be completed was the Roxbury High School, which opened for the first time in the fall of 1891, but was not dedicated until April 1, 1892. The second building was the Bowditch Grammar (formerly the Hillside), Jamaica Plain, which was occupied in March and dedicated April 28, 1892. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 634 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 33mm | 835g
  • Forgotten Books
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 133128399X
  • 9781331283997