Five Forks Elementary School, Five Forks, Va., 1962-1963

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Abstract/Description:Five Forks Elementary School for African Americans on secondary road 658 west of Five Forks, Prince Edward County, Va. Built in 1918, it served grades 1-5, and had a pupil capacity of 60. Whitewashed and in very poor condition at the time the photograph was taken, it consisted of two rooms, three wooden shacks and one privy. No indoor plumbing and no steam or hot water heat.
Subject(s):Elementary schools
Prince Edward County (Va.)
Schools -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
African American schools -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
Elementary schools -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
African American elementary schools -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
Public schools -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
School buildings -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County -- History -- Pictorial works
County: Prince Edward County (Va.)
Town/Community: Five Forks (Va.)
Five Forks Elementary School (Prince Edward County, Va.)
Date Created:1962-1963