On this dateEdit

  • in 1895, "Mrs. Shimer returned to Mt. Carroll from Florida and although late at night, a group of teachers and friends went to meet her and bore her in triumph from the car. Others gathered to greet her when she drove up to the Seminary."[1]


  1. "Important Events and Dates in the History of Frances Shimer College", n.d., p. 2. In Shimer College Collection, Box 1 Folder 1.

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