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CHAPTER 107 AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE PIEDMONT INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
That the said corporation shall have and is hereby given the power to maintain and operate at or near the city of Charlotte, in the county of Mecklenburg, a school for the instruction of white youth of both sexes in the common school and academic branches, the best mode of practical industry and its appliance to agricultural, domestic and technical arts; and to teach and give instruction in all branches and departments of useful and industrial knowledge; and for these purposes shall be and is hereby authorized to do all such acts and make all such contracts as may be proper and necessary.