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University of South Carolina... premium offered for best plans...
Item # 557688
March 12, 1802
AURORA GENERAL ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 12, 1802
* University of South Carolina
* Premium offered for best plans
On the front page under "South Carolina College" is a notice issued by order of Governor Drayton stating that "...a premium of Three hundred Dollars is offered for the best original plan of a College which shall be transmitted under seal to the President of the board..." plus details about the expense, materials to be used and the accommodations. Note: The University of South Carolina was founded in 1801.
News of the day with advertisements including a few slave ads. (see)
4 pages in nice condition.