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TABLE XXI.-Specimen of tables giving a statistical cxhibit of the school system of the principal citics in the United StatesContinued.

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INDEX TO REPORT OF COMMISSIONER.

Absenteeism, 56-58.

Answers on education and labor:
Abstract of State and city reports, 10–16. McCalla & Stavely, 461.
Act of Congress-

Maglathin, H. V., 463.
of March 2, 1867, 5.

Myers, Isaac, 463.
of July 12, 1870, 5.

Mundella, A. J., 42.
Agricultural and scientific schools, 74-75. Mendenhall, Cyrus, 44.
Alabama:

O'Hara, James, 452.
Continuance of school system of, Owen, William E., 452.
doubtful, 15.

Olum, Thomas, 452.
American collegiate instruction, 66, 67. Prang, Louis, 448.
American education :

Phelps, A. W., 463.
Deficiencies of, 30.

Rihl, C. H., 452.
Foreign observers of, 29, 30.

Redstone, A. E., 463.
Full account of, 31.

Smith, J. G., 448.
General view of, 32.

Shufflebotham, Eli, 452.
And Asiatic civilization, 35–37.

Saffin, William, 452.
American University, 65, 66.

Simpson, Frank, 452.
Answers on education and labor :

Stockton, A. W., 452.
American Standard Tool Company, Stone, Elisha, 458.
448.

Thomas, Samuel, 40.
Anderson, A., 448.

Toucey, Sinclair, 40.
Anthony, J. B., 448.

Thomas, Charles, 465.
Browning, John W., 41.

Trumbull, R. J., 461-465.
Baird & Co., 448.

Vincent, John, 452.
Bay State Company, 448.

Vaiden, Dr. C. M., 461.
Blodgett, Foster, 448.

Walter, George F., 463.
Baird, Henry C., 458.

Walbridge, Martha, 45.
Butler, W. R., 461.

Arkansas:
Cummings, S. P., 44.

Success of school system in, 15.
Cooke, George L., 448.

August circular of information, 7.
Coöperative Foundery, 452.

Austria, documents requestod by govern.
Cutler, Stephen, 458.

ment of, 33.
Carey, E. M., 461.

Authors of articles in report responsi-
Cummings, John, 461.

ble, 10.
Cameron, Hugh, 463.

Baltimore, schools of, excellent, 14.
Coffin, Allen, 463.

Barnard, Henry, LL. D.:
Davis, Thomas H., 452.

Library of, 8.
Deaf, dumb, and blind, 76, 77.

Reports of, 8.
Douai, Adolph, 452, 458.

Benevolent agencies, 10.
Douglass, Frederick, 465.

Freedmen's Bureau, 10, 14, 15.
Faey, J. A. & Co., 448.

Peabody fund, 10, 15.
Flanagan, Jobn, 452.

Religions societies, 10.
Franklin, General W. B., 448.

Bureau of Education:
Gibbon, William G., 448.

Aid afforded by Secretary, 5.
Greenwood, Miles, 448.

Annual report of, 10.
Guild, C. & Sons, 448

Applications to, for information, 6.
Grogan, James, 452.

Circular of information issued by, 7.
Goodwin, C. J., 461.

Clerical force of, insufficient, 7.
Harlan & Hollingsworth, 448.

Condition of, past and present, 5.
Holstead, Charles H., 452.

Demand for reports of, 6.
Huston, James E., 452.

Distribution of documents by, 8.
Harris, B. J., 461.

Formerly the Department of, 5.
Ingersoll, George L., 448.

Inquiries addressed to, 6, 7.
Johnson, A. E.,
45.

Lack of printed reports, &c., of, 6.
James, G. W., 448.

Library of, 8.
Lyon, James & Co., 448.

Obstacles to success of, 5.
Lainty, James, 452.

Recommendations of Commissioner
Lewis, J. R., 458.

of, 79, 80.
McCarthy, W.J., 43, 452.

Report required annually, 8.
Mead, C. V. & Co., 448.

Report of, unpublished, 8.

Burean of Refugees and Freedmen, work | English educational bill, 32.
of, 10, 14, 15.

Evening schools, 54, 61.
Cherokee Indians :

Florida:
Statistics of the, 26.

Probable success of free schools in, 15.
Chinese immigration :

Folwell, President, remarks of, 11.
Relation of, to American education, 35. Foreign educational information, 42.
Statistics of, 35.

Applications for documents, &c., 32.
Suggestions respecting, 36.

France, request for statistics from, 34.
Coilections of educational text-books, &c., Georgia :
recommended, 8.

School law of, 15.
Colleges, resumé of, 71, 72.

No school fund in, 15.
Colorado, letter froin colony in, 21.

German in public schools, 55.
Cominercial colleges, 75, 76.

Gradation of schools, importance of, 13.
Common schools :

Half-time schools, 46, 54.
Suggested modifications of, 46.

Hebrew education, characteristics of, 29.
Connecticut report, 11.

Idiots, &c., education of, 77.
Cosmopolitan schools, 51.

Illiteracy in the United States, 60, 61.
Dartmouth College, origin of, 23.

Indiana:
Delaware :

Negroes in, taxed, but not instructed,
Bigotry of public sentiment in, 14.

61.
County school tax in, 14.

Indian education :
Division of school fund in, 14.

Deep interest of the administration
Practically no school law in, 14.

in, 23.
District of Columbia, 16–19.

Funds for, secured by treaty.
School statistics of, 16, 17.

In New York, 26.
Organization of school system in, 16. National responsibility for, 25.
Inadequate educational provisions National appropriations for, 24.
in, 16.

Inebriate asylums, 78.
Remedy for defects of system lies in Insane asylums, 77, 78.
Congress, 16.

Iowa:
Worthy efforts of citizens of, 16.

School funds of, in bad condition, 13.
Imperative need of congressional Janney, letter from Mr., 27.
action, 16.

Jay, Hon. John, letters from, 33.
Duty of Government-

Kansas:
Toward education, 16, 19, 20, 25.

Misuse of school lands in, 13.
Toward teachers, 62, 63.

Kentucky:
Educational reports, proper character of, Instruction of negroes ignored in,
11.

14, 15.
Associations, 63, 64.

Kindergarten, errors in America, 28.
Education and labor:

Law schools, resumé of, 73.
Agitation concerning, 38.

Library :
A vital problem, 38.

Of the Burean, 8.
Motives of inquiries respecting, 38. Of Henry Barnard, LL. D.:
Circular of inquiry respecting, 39, 40.

Value of, 8.
Replies to questions concerning, 40-46.

Should be purchased for the Bu-
Relations of, 40-45.

reau, 8.
Discrepancy of opinions respecting, Louisiana :
48-50.

School system of, outside of New Or-
Education :

leans, a failure, 15.
Bureau of. (See Bureau of Education.) Mann, Horace, works of, distributed, 7.
Changes in, suggested, 47.

Mann, Mrs. Mary, letter from, 7.
Comprehensive nature of, 9.

Maryland:
Department of:

School law of, 14.
Act organizing, 5.

Negroes not educated in country dis-
Province of, 5.

tricts of, 14.
Succeeded by Bureau of. (See Bu- Medical colleges, resumé of, 73.
reau of Education.)

Military Academy, 70.
Effect of, on labor, 38–46.

Mississippi :
Expenditure for, in America, greater Free schools established in, 15.
than elsewhere, 10.

Missouri:
In the States, 14-16.

School funds of, mismanaged, 13.
In the Territories, 19–22.

Success of free schools in, 15.
Of deaf, dumb, and blind, 76, 77. National responsibility for education-
Of Hebrews, 29.

In the Territories, 19.
Of idiots and imbeciles, 77.

In the District of Columbia, 16.
Of Indians, 22–27.

Of Indians, 20, 25.
Moral importance of, 47.

Netherlands, documents requested by the
Relation of Goverunient to, 79.

minister of the, 33.
Woman's interest in, 58-60.

Nevada:
Electro-gymnastics of Dr. Poggioli, 34. Proscriptive school law of, 61.

New Mexico:

State expenditures, table of, per capita, 71.
Hostility to free schools in, 22-23. State reports :
Degeneracy of population of, under Comments on, 11, 12.
United States, 22.

Circulation of, 12.
Non-attendance, 56-58.

Of Connecticut, 11.
Normal schools, 62, 63.

Of Illinois, 11.
North Carolina:

Of Massachusetts, 11.
Inadequate school expenditure in, 15. Of New York, 12.
Schools in, supported by outside be- Good results of, 13.
nevolence, 15.

Fail to give statistics of United States
Oregon :

grants, 13.
Diversion of school lands in, 13. Superintendents :
Pile, William A., letter from, 22.

Offices of, educational centers, 8.
Poggioli, Dr., letter from, 34.

Teachers :
Portugal, documents requested by govern- Preparation of, 62, 63.
ment of, 33,

Duty of Government to, 62.
Prisons, 79.

Tennessee:
Problems for future solution, 52.

Retrograde movement of, 15.
Proscription of races in elementary educa- Territories :
tion, 61-62.

Education in, a national responsibil-
Prussian education, 10, 11.

ity, 19.
Public parks, 67-69.

Educational statistics of, essential, 20.
Pueblo Indians, 25.

Education in, should be for all races,
Rate bills, abolition of, satisfactory, 13.

20, 21.
Recommendations of the Commissioner, Suggestions for congressional action
79-80.

respecting education in, 21.
Red Cloud, 26.

Condition of education in, 19, 20.
Reformatories, 78, 79.

Population of the, 27.
Reports, abstract of, referred to, 10-16.

School statistics of the, 28.
School funds:

Texas :
Mismanagement of, in Missouri, 13.

No school system in, 16.
Bad state of, in Iowa, 13.

Theological seminaries, resumé of, 72, 73.
Remedy for mismanagement of, 13. Town meetings, 12.

Perverted in seceding States, 13. Truancy, 56-58.
School lands-

Victoria, request for documents from col-
In Kansas, diverted to railroads, 13.
In Oregon, diverted to internal im- Washington, Geo., educational sentiments
provements, 13.

of, 5.
School statistics, resumé of, 69–71. Washington City, schools in, 16, 17.
School supervision, 64, 65.

West Virginia :
School systems :

School system of, endangered, 15.
Popular ignorance of, 12.

Women:
Scudder, Dr., extracts from article by, 37. Need for higher education of, 58.
Sheffield Scientific School, 12.

Obstacles to educatiou of, 59.
South Australia, request for documents Illiteracy of, 59.
from colony of, 33.

Superiority of, as teachor, 58.
South Carolina :

Professional education of, 60.
School system of, 15.

Horticultural school for, 60.
South :

Workmen, report of British, 47.
Perversion of school funds in the, 13. Yale College, 11.
Country school districts iu the, 61.

ony of, 33.

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