Title Address at the Celebration of the Sunday School Jubilee, or, The Fifti
Location Published Philadelphia, Pa.
Book Number 12595
GRIMKE, THOMAS SMITH. Address at the Celebration of the Sunday School Jubilee, or, The Fiftieth Year from the Institution of Sunday Schools, By Robert Raikes: Delivered at Charleston, S.C. in the Hall of the Sunday School Depository, On Wednesday Evening, 14th of September, 1831. By Thomas Smith Grimke. American Sunday School Union. Philadelphia: No. 146, Chesnut Street. 1832. Octavo, 20pp, disbound pamphlet, gray rear wrapper with large vertical tear, purple and probably later front wrapper with large corner chipped out, top page edges only are trimmed, light occasional foxing. 20pp. Amer. Imprints #12745. Thomas Smith Grimke (1786-1834) Educator, reformer, brother of Sarah More and Angelina Emily Grimke. He was a pioneer in the causes of temperance and world peace. His educational plans were "essentially utilitarian and religious... He also favoured the higher education of women.. His piety and his religious fervor were evidenced in his conviction that the Bible should be basic in every scheme of education."--Dict. Amer. Biog. VI:636.
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