Cyrus Peirce

Cyrus Peirce (1790–1860), American educator and Unitarian minister, was the founding president of the first American public normal school, which evolved into Framingham State University.

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Cyrus Peirce - Legacy
... Several buildings and schools are named for Peirce ... These and other memorials to him include Cyrus Peirce Middle School, Nantucket Peirce School, West Newton Peirce Hall, Framingham State College First Unitarian Society in Newton ...

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