African American schools in Monroe County, Georgia photographs

African American schools in Monroe County, Georgia photographs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: African American schools in Monroe County, Georgia photographs
Dates: after 1931
Quantity: 1.0 folder
Coll. Number: ms3203

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of sixteen photographs of exterior views of African-American schools in Monroe County, Georgia, several including students and educators standing outside of the schools. Four photographs include captions: "Monroe county, February 26, 1934-June 30, 1935"; "Schools of [super]visor J. H. Benjamin"; "Demonstration School, Forsyth, Georgia, Summer, 1934, part of the first grade"; "Demonstration School, Forsyth, Georgia, Summer, 1934, Grades 1-7." The collection also includes: a ticket stub to Bailey's Theatres, Atlanta, Georgia, August 22, 1935; photograph of the Log Cabin Country Life Center in Mayfield, Georgia; newspaper clipping regarding Jessie Howe, a graduate of Clarinda high school; and a newspaper clipping regarding Mrs. J. Benjamin.


Index Terms

African American schools--Georgia--Monroe County--Photographs.
African American students--Georgia--Monroe County--Photographs.
African American supervisors--Georgia--Monroe County--Photographs.
African American teachers--Georgia.
Benjamin, J. H.
Segregation in education--Georgia--Monroe County

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

African American schools in Monroe County, Georgia photographs, ms 3203, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Folder
1Photographs