1896-1897 City Directory
Sherman Institute and Conservtory
of Music and Art
Course in the State
model school for girls. Founded 1877.
Un-denomination, but Christian in influence, disciplline and
instruction. A large and able corps of instructors.
Various societies and clube. Degrees conferred.
Honors and medals awarded. Commodious buildings,
including dormitories, baths, studios, etc., surrounded by balconies;
all overlooking beautifully ornamental grounds. Library of
2000 choice volumes. Labroratory containing philosophical,
astornomical and chemical apparatus. Steam heating, electric
lights, water works, bath rooms and every appliance conducive to health
and enjoyment. Museum of natural history. Largest
gymnasium in the South. Expenses moderate.
A.M. hh. D., Prest.,