Okolona Students Learning European History

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Description

Students at Okolona learning history, c. 1940. Note the subtitle of the map “European and World History.” It would be many years before African and African American history would be addressed in classrooms.

Source

Records of the DFMS: Executive Council Missionary Program Photographic Records

Date

circa 1940

Rights

©The Archives of the Episcopal Church, DFMS

Type

Still Image

Collection

Citation

“Okolona Students Learning European History,” The Church Awakens: African Americans and the Struggle for Justice, accessed December 16, 2017, https://episcopalarchives.org/church-awakens/items/show/97.