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Piney Woods School Collection

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Title:Piney Woods School Collection

Newsletters, fundraising materials, promotional and historical materials from the Piney Woods Country Life School (or Piney Woods School), located in Rankin County, Mississippi. Founded in 1909 by Dr. Laurence C. Jones, the school was created to provide much-needed educational opportunities to the local African-American population. From its inception, the school's curriculum has emphasized vocational and occupational training as well as traditional academics. Piney Woods School remains in operation and admits students from across the United States and internationally.

Types:StillImage | Text
Subjects:Piney Woods School | African American schools--Mississippi | African Americans--Education | Education--Mississippi | United States, Mississippi, Rankin County, Piney Woods
Institution:John Davis Williams Library (University of Mississippi)
Contributors:John Davis Williams Library. Department of Archives and Special Collections
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Persistent Link to Item:http://clio.lib.olemiss.edu/cdm/landingpage/collection/pineywoods