Recreation center in Farmville, Va., 1962-1962

Abstract/Description: Recreation center off Longwood Ave. in Farmville, Va. It was purchased for $5,000 and improved by Prince Edward County African American citizens through their Farmville Recreation Association. It was used as a community center for African Americans throughout the county. It was also the site of activities conducted by the Richmond Committee of Volunteers to Prince Edward County. The benches shown in the yard were made by youngsters and volunteers involved in the Richmond Volunteer program.
Subject(s): Recreation centers
Farmville (Va.)
Recreation centers -- Virginia -- Farmville -- History -- Pictorial works
County: Prince Edward County (Va.)
Town/Community: Farmville (Va.)
Farmville Recreation Association; Richmond Committee of Volunteers to Prince Edward County
Date Created: 1962-1963