Hampton in Hampton County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Hampton Colored School
Erected 1989 by Hampton County Historical Society. (Marker Number 25-6.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music • Education • Entertainment.
Location. 32° 52.111′ N, 81° 7.212′ W. Marker is in Hampton, South Carolina, in Hampton County. Marker is on Holly Street West near Patrick Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton SC 29924, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Hampton Colored School (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II POW Camp (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Legion Hut James Washington Moore House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Hampton High School (approx. half a mile away); All Wars Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Plywoods - Plastics Corporation / Westinghouse Micarta Division (approx. 0.7 miles away); Hampton County (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hampton.
Regarding Hampton Colored School. National Register of Historic Places :
Hampton Colored School (added 1991 - Building - #91000233)
♦ Historic Significance: Event, ♦Architecture/Engineering
♦Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson,Ervin
♦Architectural Style: No Style Listed
♦Area of Significance: Architecture, Black, Education
♦Period of Significance: 1925-1949
♦Owner: Local Gov't
♦Historic Function: Education
♦Historic Sub-function: School
♦Current Function: Social
♦Current Sub-function: Civic
Also see . . . Julius C. Fields. Male Performer Also known as: Julius Fields
Productions Dates of Production Hello, Dolly! (Original,
Kwamina (Original, Musical) Performer: Julius Fields (Dancer) Oct 23, 1961 - Nov 18, 1961
Finian's Rainbow (Revival, Musical, Comedy) Performer: Julius C. Fields (Dancer) May 23, 1960 - Jun 1, 1960
Saratoga (Original, Musical) Performer: Julius Fields (Ensemble) Dec 7, 1959 - Feb 13, 1960
West Side Story (Original, Musical, Drama) Performer: Julius Fields (Juano) - Replacement Sep 26, 1957 - Jun 27, 1959 (Submitted on September 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
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