Sherman Ware interview (2014-03-21)

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Abstract/Description: In this interview, Sherman Ware discusses his family and upbringing in Goochland County, Virginia, in the 1950s; his memories of attending Cedar Plain Elementary School and Central Elementary School; and his experiences driving a school bus as a high school student and after graduation. He also discusses members of the community who were involved in educational activism and the administration of Rosenwald schools.
Subject(s): City/State: Goochland County (Va.)
Time Period: Twentieth century
Goochland County (Va.) -- Race relations
African American schools -- Virginia -- Goochland County
African Americans -- Education -- Virginia -- Goochland County
Segregation in education -- Virginia -- Goochland County
School buses -- Virginia -- Goochland County
Community activists -- Virginia -- Goochland County
Julius Rosenwald Fund -- Buildings
Ware, Sherman -- Interviews
Ware, Sherman -- Childhood and youth -- Anecdotes
Date Created: 2014-03-21