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An Act to Promote Science and Learning in the County of Rockingham.

1801 - Chapter LIII

The Laws of North Carolina of 1801 - Page 28

Whereas the encouragement of Seminaries of Learning for the proper education of youth, is essential to the happiness and prosperity of the community, and therefor worthy of legislative attention; and it being represented to this General Assembly, that there is a Seminary of Learning in the county of Rockingham, if encouraged, will be of particular advantage to the inhabitants of that county, and that the Teacher and Students belonging to said Seminary are desirous it should be called Clio Montana;

Be it therefore enacted by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, that from and after the passing of this Act, the said Seminary shall be called and known by the name of "Clio Montana."

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
the 19th day of December, A. D., 1801
William White, Secretary

Joseph Riddick, S.S.
Stephen Cabarrus, S.H.C.



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