Union Grove School
Education; Lee County, AL; Union Grove School; Chewacla, AL; Private Academies; Antebellum Era; Mitchell, William M.; Methodist Church
Formerly the lone educational institution in the community of Chewacla, this tiny log cabin Christian school was built around 1840 run for two years by the Reverend William M. Mitchell. The one-room facility was located near the Methodist church on Lee County Road 391.
Text Source: The Heritage of Lee County Book Committee, The Heritage of Lee County, Alabama (Clanton, AL: Heritage Publishing Consultants, 2000), 36.
Alabama Cultural Resource Survey