Nova Scotia Archives

African Nova Scotians

in the Age of Slavery and Abolition

Recently built one-room school, Upper Hammonds Plains


The school was well-built and well-equipped, but already overcrowded when it opened.

Date: 1949

Photographer: C.R. Brookbank

Reference no.: Nova Scotia Archives  C.R. Brookbank, Afro-Canadian Communities in Halifax County, Nova Scotia (unpublished MA thesis, University of Toronto, 1949), p. 16 (HT431 /B871 /A259)  |  NSARM neg. N- 6927