1887 North Carolina Session Laws ch. 400, “An Act to Establish a Normal School in the County of Robeson.” 7 March 1887. Rpt. in McPherson (entry 49), Exhibit L6; Dial and Eliades (entry 54), Appendix B; and Eliades and Oxendine (entry 264), Appendix A.
Names trustees who will acquire property for the school. Allots $500 annually for two years. Students must be at least 15 and agree to teach Croatan youth after graduation.