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By Marvin Carlberg,Howard Carlberg,Patricia L. Stevens

In 1853, emancipationist Cassius M. Clay gave a component to his land holdings in relevant Kentucky to Rev. John G. price. jointly they'd a imaginative and prescient of creating a neighborhood for every body of the earth, despite race, colour, creed, gender, or classification. Berea university was once based in 1855 with an analogous rules in brain, turning into the 1st interracial and coeducational collage within the South. by means of the Nineteen Twenties, Berea was once a well-liked preventing aspect for tourists using the Dixie street, highlighted by means of the Boone Tavern, which opened in 1909. photographs of the US: Berea takes readers on a pictorial trip of Berea’s background, the expansion of the school, and the flourishing artisan group with greater than two hundred pictures chosen from the vast Berea collage records, deepest collections, and different sources.

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