Young Girls at Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute
TitleYoung Girls at Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute
Six female American Indians pose for an unknown photographer at the Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute sometime around 1880.
Hampton was chartered in 1870 as a land grant school and exclusively served African Americans until 1878, when it accepted its first American Indian students, most of whom were from the western United States.
Date Createdca. 1880
SourceValentine Richmond History Center
Physical Dimension5.25" x 8.5"
Coveragecentral Virginia, nineteenth century
Collection:The Valentine Richmond History Center
Rights Statement: Courtesy of the Valentine Richmond History Center