Dover Road Colored School

Other Names:    Dover Neck School, School No. 3               

Earliest Documented:    1896      

Latest Documented:       1928

Tags       Segregated Black Schools


Location is best guess, based on two adjacent church symbols in 1905 USGS map on Dover Road. (USGS similarly marked Concord church and school both with a cross in 1905 series.)

DJ 1896 list school no. 3. Located in 1896 Election Dist. No. 4.  Categorized as Colored School in 1928.

Location Precision:          200 meters (uncertain)

Structure Exists:                No         

Primary Source:  Denton Journal

Other Sources:  Denton Journal 1928-10-20/page-4