Halifax School Collection, 1881-1890

Manuscript Collection #119

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Halifax School Collection
    Creator: Halifax School
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Collection (1881-1890) including photocopies of records, minutes, reports of entire county system, pay scale, race.
    Extent: 0.073 Cubic feet, 80 items , photocopies of records
  • Description

    The collection consists primarily of minutes of school board meetings and financial reports of the Fifth School District of Halifax County for the years 1881 to 1890. Also included are several reports concerning the entire county school system. These records reflect the ratio of Negro to white students, of male to female students, and of the money appropriated for the separate schools for the two races. Also of interest are those reports which reflect pay scales for teachers and disciplinary actions taken against teachers.

  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    April 24, 1970, 80 pages; Records of the Halifax County, N.C. public schools 1881-1890. Loaned for copying by Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives, Greenville, N.C.

    Acquisition Information

    Loaned By Dr. Ralph Hardee Rives

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Halifax School Collection (#119), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Processed by B. Hicks, January 1971

    Encoded by Apex Data Services

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