Troy Female Seminary opened (22 words)

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Opened by Emma Hart Willard it is the first institution in the United States to offer a high school education for girls.

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Editors. "Troy Female Seminary opened". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[, accessed 17 March 2018.]

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