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Wadesboro in Anson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Anson County Training School

 
 
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By Bria Williams
1. Anson County Training School Marker
Inscription.
Anson County Training School
1920-1960
A facility for education
of children of color.
Woodlawn School
1960-1961
J.R. Faison School
1961-1985

 
Location. 34° 58.551′ N, 80° 5.15′ W. Marker is in Wadesboro, North Carolina, in Anson County. Marker is at the intersection of Route 74 and South Main Street, on the right when traveling east on Route 74. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wadesboro NC 28170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Boggan-Hammond House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hugh Hammond Bennett (approx. 0.9 miles away); Thomas Samuel Ashe (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sherman's March (approx. 2.4 miles away); Brown Creek Soil Conservation District (approx. 4.7 miles away); Leonidas L. Polk (approx. 7.5 miles away); Samuel Spencer (approx. 8.4 miles away); Ralf Freeman (approx. 8.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wadesboro.
 
Also see . . .  Anson County Training School newspaper article (09/30/1920). (Submitted on May 31, 2016.)
 
Categories. African AmericansEducation
 
Anson County Training School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bria Williams
2. Anson County Training School Marker
Anson County Training School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bria Williams
3. Anson County Training School Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2016, by Bria Williams of Knightdale, North Carolina. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 31, 2016, by Bria Williams of Knightdale, North Carolina. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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