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African Americans -- Education

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Booker T. Washington Grade School building collection

 Collection — Folder S3327
Identifier: S3327
Scope and Contents This collection includes a 78-page unbound booklet created by by Henkel & Hanson, Architects and Engineers of Connersville, Indiana, for William F. Vogel, school superintendent, dated October 31, 1931. The specifications booklet, gives the proposed building plan for the Booker T. Washington Grade School in Shelbyville, Indiana, including the stone work, terrazzo work, sheet metal work, roofing, blackboards, and so on for the building.

Elutherian Education Society collection

 Collection — Folder S1516
Identifier: S1516
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed appeal from the women of the Elutherian Education Society in Lancaster, Indiana to the women of Indiana dated June 16, 1853 regarding the education of destitute children, particularly African Americans. The appeal, written for publication in the Indiana Free Democrat newspaper, includes the articles of the Elutherian Education Society.