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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.
Front exterior view of newly constructed Delaware City Colored School
Two room school located in New Castle County.
#118 - B-3 on the Franklin Map of 1930. This school was located on a county road between Delaware City and Reybolds Station and road to Port Penn in New Castle County, Delaware.
Construction began on October 20, 1921 and was completed on April 5, 1922 at a cost of $11,328.91. Delaware City School #118 C obtained a state historic marker for the building in 2001. The building is used as the Park Office for the Dragon Run Trailer Park.
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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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