The African-American Schools of Louisa County
Former African-American Schools
in Louisa County, Virginia


Location: On Rt. 700, northeast of Mineral
Number of rooms: 2
Year Constructed: Unknown
Year Closed: Unknown
Building Still Exists: no

In 1948, Louisa County was renting this school for $2 per month.  It had an enrollement of 32 students.  There were 183 usable books in its library.

From: A Survey of Negro Education in Louisa County, Paul Everett Behrens, 1949. University of Virginia Special Collections (Master's Thesis)




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Funding for this project was provided by The Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and
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