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Front exterior view of Ellendale White School
Four class room school in Sussex County which included an auditorium and gymnasium. Construction began on 04/18/1928 and was completed on 02/05/1929 at a cost of $34,635.74.
#125 C-9 on the Franklin Map of 1930. This school was likely located near or in Ellendale, Delaware on present day Rt. 113 and near the road from Milton to Greenwood, DE on Rt. 16.
The original school was built in 1895 and provided education for 89 children. Construction on this new building began on April 18, 1928 and was completed on February 5, 1929 at a cost of $34,635.74. Later, 5 rooms were added at a cost of $50,00, allowing the building to accomodate 200 students.
Segregation in education--DelawareEducation, Elementary
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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