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Report of the Educational Commission

January 18-19, 1911

The five Annual Conferences of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South in Texas created a joint Educational Commission in the fall of 1910 to assess the church’s educational needs and resources. In January of 1911, the commission voted to establish a new university: Southern Methodist University.

Source: Collection on Perkins School of Theology history

 

 

 

 

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