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Chesterfield African-American Schools during the Segregated Era

When: Mondays-Sundays. Continues through July 31 2015

Featuring the story of segregated schoolhouses in Chesterfield County built to accommodate children of African-American descent, the exhibit includes six schools built with the support of the Rosenwald Fund, the collaboration between Booker T. Washington and Julius Rosenwald that resulted in the construction of about 5,000 schoolhouses in 15 Southern states.

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