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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Side exterior view of Christiana Colored School prior to new construction
One room school in New Castle County as it looked before a new building was constructed in 1920.
#111-C A-2 on the Franklin Map of 1930. One room school located in New Castle County on Delaware Rt. 7 in Christiana, New Castle County.
Construction of new building began on April 20, 1920 and was completed on September 6, 1920 at a cost of $19,338.46. In 2001, the Christiana Colored School underwent rehabilitation efforts by the Christiana School District.
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Delaware School Auxiliary AssociationDu Pont, Pierre S. (Pierre Samuel), 1870-1954--Contributions in education.
1 gelatin silver print : b&w
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Delaware School Auxiliary Association photographs (Accession 1969.044)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Delaware School Auxiliary Association photographs (Accession 1969.044), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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