Denton City Council Sees Petition for New Colored School

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Title

Denton City Council Sees Petition for New Colored School

Description

An article detailing a July 1896 Denton City Council Meeting. In it, the Council was petitioned by "the colored people" for a school building. The motion passed.

Date

1896-07-30
1896-07-27

Source

Denton County News. (Denton, Tex.), Vol. 5, No. 13, Ed. 1 Thursday, July 30, 1896, newspaper, July 30, 1896; Denton, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth502396/m1/1/?q=City%20Council: accessed April 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Library Consortium.

Subject

Denton
Denton County
City Council
Education
Schools
Segregation
Petitions

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