African American Education in the 1900s

Events

1925 Mt. Zion Rosewald School burned down

1925

The first public African American in the Mars Bluff community but burned down in this time.

1930 American facilities(schools) were segregated

1930

1934 A trip to the segregated south with Charles Houston

November of 1934

1940 Teaching of Colored

1940

Many colored had been taught to read and write by this time.

1945 Board vs. Brown

May 17, 1945

A case to desegregate Central High in Topeka

1946 Keyon College Colored Enrollment

November 26, 1946

1958 congress passed the National Defense Act.

1958