Cedar Grove School

Cedar Grove School (HMZHC)

Location: Winston-Salem, NC 27106 Forsyth County
Country: United States of America

N 36° 11.03', W 80° 19.94'

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One room school that was used to educate African American children from approximately 1915 to the late 1940s. Grades 1 through 7 were all taught in one room with as many as 50 children and "one small library of 20 books over in the corner". First teacher was J.L. Lash who was licensed by Israel Butner, first superintendent of Forsyth County schools. Abraham Speas also taught at Cedar Grove.
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 8:15am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 560035 N 4004545
Decimal Degrees36.18383333, -80.33233333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 11.03', W 80° 19.94'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 11' 1.80" N, 80° 19' 56.40" W
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Area Code(s)336
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2090 Bethania-Rural Hall Rd, Winston-Salem NC 27106, US
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