Click here for the pre-order form for the soon to be released book entitled The Heritage of African Americans in New Kent County, VA - VOLUME I - Early Education - Colored Schools.

This book discusses in depth the education of the African Americans and the 15 "colored" schools that were in the county from 1865 through about 1950 and up until 1970, when the county was fully integrated.  These schools include the Freedmen Bureau Schools and Rosenwald Schools.  It also discusses the Supreme Court decision of Greene vs. New Kent Board of Education.

Distribution is scheduled for March, 2013.  BOOK SIZE: 250+ pages.  8 1/2 x 11.  ISBN and copyright.

 
 
Camilla Lewis Tramuel
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P.O. Box 1556, West Point, VA 23181 - contact@hswpva.org