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Browsing items in: Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015

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    • Alberta Parrish interview (2014-02-19)

    • In this interview, Alberta Parrish discusses growing up in Goochland County, Virginia, in the 1930s through the 1950s. She describes her racially mixed neighborhood; memories of attending Bunker Hill School, Second Union School, and Central High...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Segregation in education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American...
    • Caledonia School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Private residence in Goochland County, Virginia, that formerly served as Caledonia School.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Calvin Hopkins interview (2014-03-21)

    • In this interview, Calvin Hopkins discusses his family background and his upbringing in Goochland County, Virginia. He describes his experiences attending Second Union School in the 1950s, including memories of the principal and teachers, student...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums --...
    • Curtis Parrish interview (2014-02-19)

    • In this interview, Curtis Parrish discusses his family background and childhood on a farm in Goochland County, Virginia; his memories of Chapel Hill School and Central High School; and his careers in the military, the printing business, and the...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County;...
    • Earline Pace interview (2013-10-04)

    • In this interview, Earline Pace discusses her family background and childhood in Goochland County, Virginia. She describes her memories of attending Chapel Hill School and Central High School, including details of the building layout, memorable...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Government employees -- Interviews; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American...
    • Eva Anthony interview (2014-01-31)

    • In this interview, Eva Anthony discusses growing up in Maidens, Goochland County, Virginia. She describes her family background, their experiences of being the only black family in their neighborhood, and her memories of attending Beaver Dam School...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • First Union School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Private residence in Goochland County, Virginia, that formerly served as First Union School.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Francis Anderson interview (2014-03-21)

    • In this interview, Francis Anderson discusses her childhood growing up in Goochland County, Virginia, including her memories of attending Chapel Hill School, Backbone School and Central High School. She describes a typical day at Chapel Hill...
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    • African American neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African...
    • Gail Smith interview (2014-03-28)

    • In this interview, Gail Smith discusses her childhood and the community in Goochland County, Virginia, in the 1950s; her grandmother's position in the community as a local business owner; and her careers in New York City and Richmond. She recounts...
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    • African American neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African...
    • Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project Interview Excerpts

    • Interview excerpts of the Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015. Discussion topics include the segregation of schools and the community, the administration of area Rosenwald schools, and the structure of school lessons.
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland; Segregation in education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County;...
    • Haywood Pace interview (2014-03-21)

    • In this interview, Haywood Pace discusses his family background and upbringing in his Goochland County, Virginia, community. He talks about the close-knit neighborhood; his experiences as a student at Cedar Plain Elementary School, Central...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County;...
    • Ina Dun-Moodie interview (2014-03-28)

    • In this interview, Ina Dun-Moodie discusses her family background, childhood friends and upbringing in Goochland County, Virginia. She reminisces about her time at Second Union School and Central High School, including details of the subjects,...
    • No transcript or tape log available.
    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Teachers' assistants -- Virginia -- Goochland County -- Interviews; African American students -- Recreation -- Virginia --...
    • James Bowles interview 1 (2013-10-04)

    • In this interview, James Bowles discusses growing up in his Goochland County, Virginia, community, and recalls memories of attending Caledonia School and Fauquier Training School, including the recreational activities, curriculum, and teachers at...
    • Small portion of audio and transcript redacted to remove personal information.
    • African American neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans --...
    • James Bowles interview 2 (2014-01-31)

    • In this second interview, James Bowles discusses his experiences on the Board of Supervisors of Goochland County, Virginia, between 1972 and 2004; efforts to address the unequal educational opportunities for blacks in Goochland County; the...
    • No transcript or tape log available.
    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American physicians -- Virginia -- Goochland County -- Interviews
    • Joseph Haden interview (2014-03-28)

    • In this interview, Rev. Joseph Haden describes his family background and his childhood growing up on a farm in Goochland County, Virginia. He discusses his memories of attending Second Union School and Central High School; and talks about the...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American clergy -- Virginia -- Interviews; African American teachers -- Virginia -- Interviews; African Americans -- Education --...
    • Manakin School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Private residence in Goochland County, Virginia, that formerly served as Manakin School.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Mattie Lee Harris Johnson interview (2014-03-21)

    • In this interview, Mattie Lee Harris Johnson discusses her family background and her childhood growing up on a farm in Goochland County, Virginia. She describes her memories of attending Chapel Hill School, Second Union School, Central Elementary...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland...
    • Miller School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Private residence in Goochland County, Virginia, that formerly served as Miller School.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Phyllis Parrish interview (2013-09-09)

    • In this interview, Phyllis Parrish discusses her family background and childhood in Goochland County, Virginia and her memories of attending Second Union School and Central High School. She also recounts what a typical day at Second Union School...
    • No photograph available.
    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American teachers -- Virginia -- Goochland...
    • Raymond Miller interview (2014-03-26)

    • In this interview, Raymond Miller discusses his family background and childhood in the Hadensville area of Goochland County, Virginia. He recalls his mother’s decision to send him to Second Union School, and discusses his experiences attending...
    • No transcript or tape log available.
    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American businesspeople -- Virginia -- Interviews; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African...
    • Rosenwald Interview Excerpts

    • Interview excerpts of the Goochland County Rosenwald Schools Oral History Project, 2013-2015. Discussion topics include memories of walking to school, daily activities and routines at Goochland County Rosenwald schools, and the staff at the...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Curricula -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American teachers -- Virginia -- Goochland County;...
    • Ruth Cooke Johnson interview (2013-10-04)

    • In this interview, Ruth Cooke Johnson discusses her youth in Goochland County, Virginia, and her parents' careers as owners of a local nightclub and restaurant, which her family continued to operate until 1988. She also discusses her memories of...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American neighborhoods -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia --Goochland County; Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland; African Americans --...
    • Second Union School and historical marker, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Historical marker and view of Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Second Union School interior, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Interior view of Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Classrooms -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Second Union School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Second Union School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Second Union School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Second Union School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Second Union School, a former Rosenwald school, located in Goochland County, Virginia. The school has been restored for use as a Rosenwald school museum.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Museums -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Sherman Ware interview (2014-03-21)

    • In this interview, Sherman Ware discusses his family and upbringing in Goochland County, Virginia, in the 1950s; his memories of attending Cedar Plain Elementary School and Central Elementary School; and his experiences driving a school bus as a...
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    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Segregation in education -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School buses -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Community activists --...
    • Vivian Knight Bowles interview (2013-10-04)

    • In this interview, Vivian Knight Bowles discusses his family background and childhood in Goochland County, Virginia, and his memories of attending Sandy Hook Elementary School and Goochland High School. He discusses other schools in the area;...
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    • Schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; Segregation in education -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • Westview School, Goochland County, Va., 2014

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    • Private residence in Goochland County, Virginia, that formerly served as Westview School.
    • School buildings -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
    • William Quarles, Jr. interview (2014-03-28)

    • In this interview, William Quarles discusses his family background and childhood in communities in Goochland County and Louisa County, Virginia. He describes attending schools in both Goochland and Louisa counties; along with reminiscences of...
    • No transcript or tape log available.
    • African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African American schools -- Virginia -- Louisa County; School integration -- Virginia -- Louisa County; School integration -- Virginia -- Goochland County; African Americans -- Education --...

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