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Faribault School for the Deaf

A guide to research in historical and student records of the institution also known as the Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf (MSAD).
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In 1858, the year Minnesota became a state, the Minnesota State Institute for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb was established.   The school, which has gone through several name changes, is now known as the Minnesota State Academy of the Deaf.  The Minnesota Historical Society holds a variety of records documenting the school including:

Barron Hall, School for the Deaf, Faribault, ca. 1905.

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Tracey Baker
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