Pamplin #10 Elementary School, Pamplin, Va., front and side view, 1962-1963

Pamplin #10 Elementary School, Pamplin, Va., front and side view, 1962-1963

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Creator:Peeples, Edward H. (Edward Harden), 1935-
Title:Pamplin #10 Elementary School, Pamplin, Va., front and side view, 1962-1963

Pamplin #10 Elementary School

elementary schools

African Americans

Pamplin #10 Elementary School for African Americans in Pamplin, Prince Edward County, Va. Located on U.S. 460, two miles east of Pamplin City on the south side of the highway. Front and side view. Picture taken at dusk. Built in 1938, it served grades 1-6 with a pupil capacity of 40. It was a one room school house with a wood frame, tin roof, five windows on the front, painted gray and trimmed in white, with two outdoor privies. No indoor plumbing and no steam or hot water heat.


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Types:Black-and-white photographs | StillImage
Subjects:Pamplin No. 10 Elementary School (Prince Edward County, Va.) | Schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | African American schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | Elementary schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | African American elementary schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | Public schools--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | School buildings--Virginia--Prince Edward County--History--Pictorial works | Discrimination in education--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Segregation in education--Virginia--Prince Edward County | Wooden-frame buildings--Virginia--Pamplin | Wooden fronts (Architecture)--Virginia--Pamplin | Roofing, Tin | Snow--Virginia--Pamplin | Trees--Virginia--Pamplin | Schools--Virginia--Pamplin | African American schools--Virginia--Pamplin | Elementary schools--Virginia--Pamplin | African American elementary schools--Virginia--Pamplin | Public schools--Virginia--Pamplin | School buildings--Virginia--Pamplin | Discrimination in education--Virginia--Pamplin | Segregation in education--Virginia--Pamplin | Pamplin (Va.) | Prince Edward County (Va.)
Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University Libraries
Contributors:VCU Libraries. JBC Special Collections
Online Publisher:Richmond, Va. : VCU Libraries | 2010
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Edward H. Peeples Prince Edward County (Va.) Public Schools

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