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Partial view, Murphey School, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina

Murphey School (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Partial view, Murphey School, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
School buildings
Original Format:
Color slides
Extent:
2 x 2 in.
Item identifier:
bh2088pnc002
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Preservation North Carolina Historic Architecture Slide Collection, 1965-2005 (PNC slides) held by Preservation North Carolina
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building: Murphey School (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

Architect:
more info on Kennedy, James M. (James Matthew), 1881-1948 
Built:
Community:
Raleigh
State:
North Carolina
Historical note:
The structure is the oldest of Raleigh's twentieth century brick schools. In 1960, William Campbell (future mayor of Atlanta) became the first African American student to attend an all-white public school in Raleigh.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
School buildings
African Americans -- History
African Americans -- Education
North Carolina -- History
Schools
Building, Brick
Integration
Mayors -- Georgia -- Atlanta