Robert R. Moton High School and ball field, Farmville, Va., 2001

Abstract/Description: Ball field on S. Main Street in Farmville, Va., with Robert R. Moton High School, which was known as Mary E. Branch Elementary School #2 for African Americans in 1963, in the background. This is one of the two sites where the Richmond Volunteers to Prince Edward County conducted recreational and educational activities for school-less children and youth in 1961-1962. Longwood College had taken possession of the field by 1998 and made the improvements seen here when photograph was taken in 2001.
Subject(s): Athletic fields
Farmville (Va.)
Athletic fields -- Virginia -- Farmville -- Pictorial works
Volunteer workers in recreation -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County
Volunteer workers in education -- Virginia -- Prince Edward County
County: Prince Edward County (Va.)
Town/Community: Farmville (Va.)
R. R. Moton High School (Farmville, Va.); Mary E. Branch Elementary School No. 2 (Farmville, Va.); Richmond Committee of Volunteers to Prince Edward County; Longwood College
Date Created: 2001