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Early deaf education in Knoxville

Looking for history of Tennessee School for the Deaf? The Second Biennial Report of the Board of Trustees of the Tennessee Insitution for the Education of the Deaf & Dumb, to the Legislature of the State of Tennessee, for 1846-7 has recently been added to the Calvin M. McClung Digital Collection. It provides an overview of the institution that became Tennessee School for the Deaf many years later.