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Robert R. Moton High School and ball field, Farmville, Va., 2001

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Creator:Peeples, Edward H. (Edward Harden), 1935-
Title:Robert R. Moton High School and ball field, Farmville, Va., 2001
Date:2001
Description:

Mary E. Branch Elementary School #2

Robert R. Moton High School (Farmville)

African Americans

Ball field on S. Main Street in Farmville, Va., with Robert R. Moton High School, which was known as Mary E. Branch Elementary School #2 for African Americans in 1963, in the background. This is one of the two sites where the Richmond Volunteers to Prince Edward County conducted recreational and educational activities for school-less children and youth in 1961-1962. Longwood College had taken possession of the field by 1998 and made the improvements seen here when photograph was taken in 2001.

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Local identifier: pec115.tif

Types:Color photographs | StillImage | StillImage
Subjects:R.R. Moton High School (Farmville, Va.) | Mary E. Branch Elementary School No. 2 (Farmville, Va.) | Richmond Committee of Volunteers to Prince Edward County | Longwood College | Athletic fields--Virginia--Farmville--Pictorial works | Volunteer workers in recreation--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Volunteer workers in education--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Elementary schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | African American elementary schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | African American schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | High schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Public schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Schools--Virginia--Farmville | Elementary schools--Virginia--Farmville | African American elementary schools--Virginia--Farmville | African American schools--Virginia--Farmville | High schools--Virginia--Farmville | Public schools--Virginia--Farmville | School buildings--Virginia--Farmville | Athletic fields--Virginia--Farmville | Fences--Virginia--Farmville | Exterior lighting--Virginia--Farmville | Roads--Virginia--Farmville | Shopping centers--Virginia--Farmville | Farmville (Va.) | Prince Edward County (Va.)
Collection:Edward H. Peeples Prince Edward County (Va.) Public Schools
Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries
Contributors:VCU Libraries. JBC Special Collections
Online Publisher:Richmond, Va. : VCU Libraries
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