|Petition for common schools|
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Pockets: Gottesman Libraries Archive, History of Education Collection, Teachers College Faculty
Tags: common schools, Pennsylvania, petition
Description/Abstract: Several Pennsylvanians petitioned the Pennsylvania state legislature in favor of the continued use of public funds to support common schools in PA. Howard Rocks, a former TC student and instructor, used this petition to help write his dissertation on the history of education in Pennsylvania.