Suffolk, Virginia: The Florence Graded School, Rosenwald

Photo: Nadia K. Orton, May 27, 2012. All rights reserved.

Some of the last images of the Florence Graded School, constructed in 1920, off Nansemond Parkway. The school was demolished during the construction of the neighboring Florence Bowser Elementary school, 2016-2017. Florence F. Brickhouse Bowser Ames, educator, passed away on April 26, 1949, and rests in First Baptist Church Capeville Cemetery, Capeville, Northampton County, Virginia.

First Baptist Church Capeville, Capeville, Virginia. Photo: Nadia K. Orton, October 13, 2013. All rights reserved.
Photo: Nadia K. Orton, October 13, 2013. All rights reserved.

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