education: the process of giving or receiving systematic instruction;

an enlightening experience, especially at a school or university.

Harriet Tubman                  Lucretia Coffin Mott                 Emily Howland

Cornell University

Miss Emily Howland died on June 29, 1929. She was 101 years old. She risked her life many times during the Civil War without pay to educate young African American women. "I strove to realize myself and to serve purposes nobly fulfilled."

Emily Howland    GREAT AMERICAN CIVIL WAR TEACHER

Freedom                     Equality                    Education