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This article was published in 1871.
259 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Foreign Languages" (I A 1 b).
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  • Illinois Staats-Zeitung -- January 04, 1871
    [Lincoln School Needs a Teacher]

    Schintz of the Committee for German Instruction proposes at a Board of Education meeting to appoint a German teacher for the Lincoln School as the parents of 230 pupils have asked for instruction in German.

    German
    I A 1 b