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Shady Grove Rosenwald School Documents

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Title

Shady Grove Rosenwald School Documents

Subject

Letters and documents pertaining to the building of the Shady Grove School.

Description

Correspondence between G. W. Hayden, organizer for the Shady Grove Community, and the State Education Board and Rosenwald Fund. These letters cover the early 1920s during which support was sought to replace the original log school with a modern school build according to a Rosenwald plan. Learn more about the school here.

Source

Letters in the possession of Dr. James Bowles, Sr.

Publisher

The Shady Grove Rosenwald School Board of Directors

Date

1920s

Contributor

Dr. James Bowles

Rights

Format

Scans of originals

Items in the Shady Grove Rosenwald School Documents Collection

Securing funds for a new school in 1923

Front and back of a letter discussing funds

Letter to Mr. Hayden, from Mr. Pendleton (supervisor)

Letter to Mr. Hayden stating that the current board does not believe in the Rosenwald Fund