New PDF release: Berea (Images of America)

By Marvin Carlberg,Howard Carlberg,Patricia L. Stevens

ISBN-10: 0738567167

ISBN-13: 9780738567167

ISBN-10: 1531644139

ISBN-13: 9781531644130

In 1853, emancipationist Cassius M. Clay gave a element of his land holdings in critical Kentucky to Rev. John G. expense. jointly that they had a imaginative and prescient of establishing a neighborhood for every person of the earth, despite race, colour, creed, gender, or category. Berea university was once based in 1855 with a similar rules in brain, turning into the 1st interracial and coeducational university within the South. by way of the Twenties, Berea used to be a well-liked preventing aspect for tourists riding the Dixie street, highlighted by way of the Boone Tavern, which opened in 1909. pictures of the USA: Berea takes readers on a pictorial trip of Berea’s heritage, the expansion of the varsity, and the flourishing artisan neighborhood with greater than 2 hundred photographs chosen from the huge Berea collage information, deepest collections, and different sources.

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