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This Day in Georgia History

February 14, 1867

Augusta Baptist Institute Opened

William Jefferson White and former slave Richard C. Coulter opened the Augusta Baptist Institute. In 1879, the school moved to Atlanta, where it name was changed to Atlanta Baptist Seminary, then Atlanta Baptist College (1897), and finally Morehouse College (1913).