Annie W. Holland: Founder of the Negro Parent-Teacher Association in N.C

Annie Wealthy Holland, educator, was born in Isle of Wight County, Va., on a plot of land contiguous to the Wealthy plantation, where her grandmother had been a slave. Holland was named after Annie Wealthy, mistress of the Wealthy plantation. At age sixteen, Holland completed her studies at the Isle of Wight county school. Afterwards […]

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