Baptist church and one-room school house

Image

http://www.johnson.digitalamherst.org/files/original/cj_sc_21_03d30e100d.jpg

Title

Baptist church and one-room school house

Subject

Oakley (S.C.)
African Americans
School buildings
Rural schools
Baptist church buildings

Description

A black woman stands at the steps of the one-room school house used by the black community of Oakley, South Carolina. In the background is the Baptist church. Caption on back: "A negro schoolhouse and Baptist church"

Creator

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940

Source

Published opposite page 359 in Highways and Byways of the South, by Clifton Johnson.

Publisher

Jones Library Special Collections

Date

Circa 1902

Rights

This digital file may be used for educational purposes, as long as it is not altered in any way. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the digital files from the Jones Library.

Relation

Is part of the Clifton Johnson Photograph Collection

Format

image/jpg

Type

Photographs

Identifier

CJ-7-28-08-GPN21

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7 in.

Citation

Johnson, Clifton, 1865-1940, “Baptist church and one-room school house,” Digital Amherst, accessed December 9, 2019, https://digitalamherst.org/items/show/1269.