Augusta Lawrence

Augusta Lawrence


Aug. 5, 1867 Birth
1894-1937 Instructor of English,
Sep. 5, 1952 Death


Augusta J. Lawrence was a teacher of English from 1894-1937, resigning to become library assistant in the Texas Room of the Estill Library. She also conducted a popular Bible Sunday School, and helped organize the campus YMCA.

Her older sister, Ida (1854-1934), was a popular history teacher.

Lawrence House was named in her honor.

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