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Central Colored School (Louisville, Ky.)

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Central Colored School project files

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1999_111-UA
Content Description Consists of files and oral history tapes produced by Judi Jennings and Carl Ryant in the course of a project dealing with the Central Colored School. The Central Colored School was established in 1873, and the building was the first in Kentucky built specifically as a public school for African Americans. It was renamed the Mary D. Hill School in 1917, and was used as a school building until it closed in 1970. These papers consist primarily of materials relating to the grant obtained to fund the...
Dates: 1992-1994