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Norfolk Public Schools Photographic Slides

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Norfolk Public Schools Photographic Slides, circa 1953-1979 | Sargeant Memorial Collection

By Sarah Osorio

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Collection Overview

Title: Norfolk Public Schools Photographic Slides, circa 1953-1979Add to your cart.

ID: 002/RG 16/0000-005

Primary Creator: Unknown

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Arranged by school.

Date Acquired: 00/00/1999

Subjects: African Americans, African American women educators, Buildings, Norfolk (Va.), Norfolk State University (Va.), Public schools--Virginia--Norfolk, Schools

Forms of Material: Slides (photographs)

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Twenty-eight slides featuring prominently African American schools during the 1950s in Norfolk, Virginia. There are also images of prominent local figures during the ceremonies marking the demolition of S. C. Armstrong School in January 1953. Some of the slides have "Willie Mae Watson" printed on the reverse side.

Subject/Index Terms

African Americans
African American women educators
Buildings
Norfolk (Va.)
Norfolk State University (Va.)
Public schools--Virginia--Norfolk
Schools

Administrative Information

Repository: Sargeant Memorial Collection

Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.

Acquisition Source: Jeannine Menden by donation

Preferred Citation: Norfolk Public Schools Photographic Slides, RG 16-0000-005, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.

Processing Information: Processed February 25, 2022.


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Item 1: Bowling Park School, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 2: Diggs Park School, Main Entrance, undatedAdd to your cart.
Opened 1953.
Item 3: Diggs Park School, Side View, 1953Add to your cart.
Item 4: Diggs Park School, Recess, 1953Add to your cart.
Item 5: Douglas Park School, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 6: J. T. West School, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 7: Liberty Park School, undatedAdd to your cart.
Opened 1943.
Item 8: Lindenwood School, 1956Add to your cart.
Item 9: Lott Carey School, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 10: Oakwood School, 1957Add to your cart.
Item 11: Rosemont Jr. High School, Construction, 1961 MarchAdd to your cart.
Item 12: Mr. J. J. Brewbaker, Superintendent of Schools, undatedAdd to your cart.
Demolition of S. C. Armstrong School (Cumberland Street).
Item 13: Plummer Bernard Young, Sr., Journal and Guide, undatedAdd to your cart.
Demolition of S. C. Armstrong Elementary School.
Item 14: Mary L. Coppage, undatedAdd to your cart.
Demolition of S. C. Armstrong.
Item 15: Mrs. Mildred D. Peters, 1st Negro Supervisor, undatedAdd to your cart.
Demolition Armstrong School.
Item 16: Miss Constance Fuller, 1st Negro woman principal, undatedAdd to your cart.
Demolition of Armstrong School.
Item 17: Smallwood School, 1958 DecemberAdd to your cart.
Item 18: Titustown School, 1958 DecemberAdd to your cart.
Item 19: B. T. Washington High School, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Opened 1925. Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 20: Annex to Young Park School, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Virginia State College, Norfolk Division, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 22: Norfolk Division VSC, 1957 AprilAdd to your cart.
Willie Mae Watson printed on verso.
Item 23: Norfolk Mission College Marker, 1959 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
Item 24: Hunton YMCA, circa 1979Add to your cart.
Old Charlotte Street Recreation Center.
Item 25: Hunton Branch YMCA, undatedAdd to your cart.
Item 26: Phyllis Wheatley YWCA, circa 1979Add to your cart.
College Dorm.
Item 27: Sign, Blyden Branch Library, 1959 JanuaryAdd to your cart.
Item 28: Bagnall Plaque, Historical Marker Tidewater Park, 1959Add to your cart.

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Norfolk Public Library
Slover Library
235 Plume Street
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