Artist: Savannah Cowen
School: Forest Avenue, Montgomery
"1854 -- Alabama public school system created"
1854 February 15: Alabama Public School Act creates first state-wide education system by providing funding for schools and establishing office of State Superintendent of Education.
Created: October 11, 2007
Alabama Department of Archives & History
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Montgomery, Alabama 36130-0100
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