The Female Academy was opened by Misses Lottie Moon and Abby Safford in the early 1870’s. Mrs. S.F. Brame was co-principal of the Cartersville Female Seminary with Miss Julia Sims after Lottie Moon left for China, advertised in 1873. Cartersville Female Seminary was taught out of the Presbyterian Church. STANDARD AND EXPRESS 10/24/1872. STANDARD AND EXPRESS 9/18/1873.