The Resource Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers

Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers

Label
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers, 1901-1905
Title
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers
Inclusive dates
1901-1905
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers, 1901-1905, are teachers' registers from public schools of Rowanty School District in Dinwiddie County. The booklets are records of studies pursued and attendance, and list names of students; age, grade, names of parents or guardians, their address, along with the teacher's term report (listing days taught, enrollment, attendance, and other statistical information), and a record of visitors to the school and their addresses. Schools were segregated by race. The collection contains registers for Colored Public School numbers 11, 14, and 18, and White Public School numbers 10 and 25
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
  • Dinwiddie County was named for Robert Dinwiddie, lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1751 to 1758, and was formed from Prince George County in 1752.
  • The bulk of court records prior to 1865 were stolen, mutilated, and/or destroyed by Union troops who ransacked the courthouse during the last months of the Civil War. Post-1830 volumes such as deed books, will books, chancery order books, and marriage registers exist.
Cataloging source
Vi
Location of other archival material
Dinwiddie County is one of Virginia's Lost Records Localities. Additional Dinwiddie County Court Records may be found in the Virginia Lost Records Localities Digital Collection.
Label
Dinwiddie County (Va.) Virginia Teacher's Registers
Note
  • These items came to the Library of Virginia in a transfer of papers from Dinwiddie County Circuit Court
  • The collection is located at the State Records Center. Contact Archives Research Services for access information, directions and hours
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Dinwiddie County Circuit Court.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001643739
Type of unit
v.

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