Mary Fields Elementary School
201 School Rd.;(Beaufort County)
R800 024 000 0124 0000
September 17 1997
Historic Core Shape:
Number of Stories:
Exterior Walls Materials:
entrance bay only; entries at 2 outer bays
Rear gable wing for kitchen, dining room and restrooms.
Two-room school built by WPA workers who lived on Daufuskie, including Samuel Holmes as head carpenter, with material costs provided by with matching funds by County School Board and community members. Named Mary Fields Elementary for the old Maryfield
Source of Historical Information:
"Daufuskie Island Historic District" National Register nomination; interview Yvonne Williams, 9/17/97. Billie Burn, An Island Named Daufuskie, pp. 320-322.