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State Archives of Florida
African American boy tilling field with tractor at the School for Boys in Marianna, Florida.
S 2241, Box 2, folder 14
African American boys--Institutional care
Juvenile corrections--Florida--Jackson County--Marianna
Juvenile justice, Administration of--Florida--Jackson County--Marianna
Industrial arts--Study and teaching
Agriculture--Study and teaching
African American agricultural laborers
African American juvenile delinquents--Education
Accompanying note: "'Scientific farmer' (print title)".
The Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys in Marianna, Florida, was a high risk residential commitment facility operated by the Department of Juvenile Justice for male youth 13 to 21 years of age who were committed by the Court. The school originally opened in 1900 as the Florida State Reform School. It was later known as the Florida Industrial School for Boys (1914-1957), the Florida School for Boys (1957-1967), and finally the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys. The school closed in 2011.
Subject - Corporate
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African American boy tilling field with tractor at the School for Boys in Marianna, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/258410>, accessed 3 October 2022.
African American boy tilling field with tractor at the School for Boys in Marianna, Florida. 1940 (circa). State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/258410>