Roanoke Public Libraries posted a photo:
Collection: Roanoke Negatives Collection
Year: Circa 1928
Size and Format: 3.25x5.5 negative
Notes: Commerce Street School, also known as the First Ward School, was located at the corner of Church Avenue and 2nd (Commerce) Street. Built in 1890, the building was razed in 1929 to make room for the post office.
Rights Info: Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.
Repository: Roanoke Public Libraries, Virginia Room www.roanokeva.gov/virginiaroom
Digital File Name: RNC 40 Commerce Street School
ID Number: RNC 40