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Silas Sadler Packard
Date: 1830 - 1910
Remarks: Very important figure in the Business Education. He founded Packard's Business College in 1858. He promoted "The Bryant and Stratton Bookkeeping Series" (1859) and wrote "Complete Course of Business Training" (1867) and "Commercial Arithmetic" (1882) as well as many other publications. The school was especially known for training young woman for office and clerical work, especially in stenography due to the newly invented typewriter