History of the Bureau of Freedmen and Refugees
March 10, 1868
1. The first teacher at Fortress Monroe was Mrs. Mary S. Peake, an African-American.
2. The American Missionary Association school in Kentucky is today's Berea College.
Port Royal Experience
for information on the early education of freedmen.
Index: Port Royal, Rev. Solomon Peck D. D., Boston, Beaufort South Carolina, Barnard K. Lee Jr.,
Hilton Head South Carolina, Christian Commission, American Missionary Association, Berea Kentucky,
Department of the
Port Royal Experiment
Bureau Educational Activities
Freedmen's Bureau Assorted