A Guide to the Papers of Robert Jones, 1897-1899 Jones, Robert, Papers of, 1897-1899 1987-48

A Guide to the Papers of Robert Jones, 1897-1899

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Special Collections and Archives
Collection Number 1987-48


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Repository
Special Collections and Archives, Johnston Memorial Library, Virginia State University
Collection number
1987-48
Title
Papers of Robert Jones, 1897-1899
Physical Characteristics
5 items
Language
English
Abstract
Monthly teaching reports for one of the black schools in Sussex County, Virginia.

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Preferred Citation

The Papers of Robert Jones, Accession #1987-48 , Special Collections and Archives, Johnston Memorial Library, Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA.


Biographical/Historical Information

Robert Jones Peterburg resident, collector and dealer of African American research materials acquired several monthly teaching reports for Sussex County, Virginia. The reports were generated by three teachers and the County Clerk.

Scope and Content Information

Names of individual students, grade enrolled, number of students, age and textbooks used. Each report also gives the teacher name and home address.

Grade sheets for three African American public schools in Sussex County, Virginia 1899.

Contents List

Series I: Printed
  • Box-folder 1:1
    Annual Report of the Clerk 1897
  • Box-folder 1:2
    Colored School number 1 May 1899
  • Box-folder 1:3
    Colored School number 2 May 1899
  • Box-folder 1:4
    Colored School number 8 May 1899
  • Box-folder 1:5
    Colored School number incomplete n.d.