[Photograph of Thomas J. Elder High School, Sandersville, Washington County, Georgia, 1961]

[Photograph of Thomas J. Elder High School, Sandersville, Washington County, Georgia, 1961]

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Title:[Photograph of Thomas J. Elder High School, Sandersville, Washington County, Georgia, 1961]
Date:1961
Description:

Sandersville, 1961. Thomas J. Elder High School located on Hines Street. This school served black students at the time of the photograph, but it was later integrated. This structure was built in 1959. The black school had originally been founded as the Sandersville Industrial School. In 1932 it was renamed in honor of Mr. Elder.

Types:Photographs
Subjects:High schools--Georgia--Sandersville | Segregation in education--Georgia--Sandersville | Architecture--Georgia--Sandersville | Education--Georgia--Sandersville | Schools--Georgia--Sandersville | Sandersville (Ga.) | Washington County (Ga.)
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Institution:Digital Library of Georgia
Contributors:Georgia Archives
Online Publisher:2004
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Held by Georgia Archives, 5800 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA 30260.

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Persistent Link to Item:http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/vang/id:was148