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Department of History and Archaeology
Author, Monographic
Bryan, Patrick E.
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The legacy of a goldsmith: A history of Wolmer's schools:1729-2003
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Kingston, Jamaica
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Arawak
Date of Publication
2004
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186 p
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Abstract
Wolmers Free School opened with 10 boys in 1736 and by the year 2003, 275 years after the endowment of Wolmer, the trinity of schools that constitute the legacy of John Wolmer have over 4000 boys and girls ranging from two to eighteen years. The author has sought to explain this evolution by referring to the broader context of the history of education in Jamaica and the history of Jamaica itself.....
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