Union Colored School

Other Names: School No. 1

Earliest Documented: 1895

Latest Documented: 1928

Tags: Segregated Black Schools

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School building is adjacent to Union AME Church, which was active until put up for sale in 2016. The school building has been maintained and used for church activities, then for storage. Categorized as Colored School in 1924-1928. Listed in DJ 1896 schools as no. 1. Located in 1896 Election Dist. No. 2.

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Location Precision: Precise

Structure Exists: Yes

Primary Source: 1897 Saulsbury map

Other Sources: DJ 1896 school expenditures. DJ 1924-11-15/page-5, 1928-10-20/page-4