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Durham's Chapel School

Durham's Chapel School
Durham's Chapel School
Location 5055 Old TN 31E
Nearest city Bethpage, Tennessee
Coordinates

36°28′14″N 86°19′55″W / 36.470472°N 86.33206°W / 36.470472; -86.33206Coordinates: 36°28′14″N 86°19′55″W / 36.470472°N 86.33206°W / 36.470472; -86.33206

Area 1.5 acres (0.61 ha)
Built mid-1920s
Architectural style Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements[1]
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 06000652[1]
Added to NRHP November 8, 2006

Durham's Chapel School was a school for African-Americans located in Gallatin, Sumner County, Tennessee. The school was built in the mid-1920s as a Rosenwald School and was run by Durham Chapel Church, located adjacent to the school. The building still stands and is currently used by the church for meetings. It was listed with the National Register of Historic Places in 2006.[1]

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External links

  • Edwards, Holly. "Rural black schools vanishing but still teach. The Tennessean. 23 May 2005. 22 September 2007.


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