A Freedmen's school in Harpers Ferry

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A Freedmen's school in Harpers Ferry

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Title:  

A Freedmen's school in Harpers Ferry
Date:
C. 1860s

Content Description: 

With the coming of freedom, African-Americans sough education. Schools for ex-slaves sprang up all over the South behind the advancing Union armies. In the winter of 1864-1865, a freedmen's school was established in Harpers Ferry.

Location:
West Virginia,Harpers Ferry,25425
Identifier:
2011.5.0007

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