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The National Teachers' Association holds its first convention

Cincinnati, Ohio, November 1861, zoomable image
08/11/1858
The new National Teachers' Association, led by Thomas Valentine, and founded the year before, held its first annual meeting in Cincinnati. In 1870 it became the National Education Association. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the Year 1859 (Boston: Crosby, Nichols, and Company, 1859), 371.

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