Early schools, Muskingum Academy, Ohio University, Marietta College.
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5 December 1807
Residents of Adams Township agree to pay Benjamin Franklin Stone $36 for teaching school three months. Nine dollars will be in cash, and $27 in wheat, rye, oats, or corn. They will also provide board, do the teacher’s washing, and furnish a horse.