Rosenwald School at Wards Cross Roads

Rosenwald School at Wards Cross Roads
Color slide depicting a former Rosenwald School for African Americans at Wards Cross Roads near Enfield, N.C. The photograph was taken in June, 1969. Rosenwald Schools were state-of-the-art schools built for African American students in the Southern United States through the joint venture of civil rights activist Booker T. Washington of the Tuskegee Institute and philanthropist Julius Rosenwald, president of Sears Roebuck.
June 1969
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2.7cm x 2.7cm
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East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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