: Caption reads: "Greene Co, Yellow Springs, O.
Horace Mann Statue"
Horace Mann (May 4, 1796- Aug 2, 1859) was an American education reformer. He was from Massachusetts and served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Senate and the Board of Education. Later he was elected to the U S Senate. His belief was that unruly children could be turned into disciplined, judicious citizens through education.
He became the first president of Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio View on Ohio Memory.
: SA1039AV_B06F09_005_1 Subjects
: Antioch College; Statues; Mann, Horace, 1796-1859; Education; Ohio--History--Pictorial works; Federal Writers' Project Places
: Yellow Springs (Ohio); Greene County (Ohio)