Friends of School Hill oral histories and images


Creator: University of Delaware
Date(s): May 2017
Call Number: MSS 0784
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Oral histories and images collected at the event, "Preserving the Past: Gathering History & Mementos of the New London Road / School Hill Community," Saturday, May 20, 2017. Established in 1867 as the first documented public school for African-American youth in the Newark community, the school and its surrounding property were also an important social and recreational meeting place for neighborhood residents.
Physical Description:
  • 0.3s (1 box)
  • 43.34 gigabytes
  • 1 oversize removal
  • Digital files created in TIFF, JPG, PDF, and MP4 formats.
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Produced by University of Delaware Library. Transfers from George Wilson Center, May 2017.
Processing Information: Processed by Molly Olney-Zide, July 2017. Finding aid encoded by Jaime Margalotti, August 2017. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Alternative Format: Access to digital versions of the videos and images is available in the University of Delaware Institutional Repository.