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Kansas School

Kansas School


Kansas School

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a.k.a. Center Township School No. 8

Evansville, IN

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1884 School is built
1940 School is razed


Northeast corner of Kansas Rd and Green River Rd
District: Center Township
Latitude: 38.064269
Longitude: -87.490933
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kansas school (no 8) NE corner kansas and green river in blue grass creek valley "kansas flats" center twp block 24 of 1876 map built on land donated by kinlock mcjohnston <1875 probably soon after civil war 1884 new building erected open fall for classes in 1880 and 1899 atlas consolidated into mccutchanville 1917 closed for several years later opened as a school for negros (still school 1930s) abandoned when enrollment too small for sale 1930 later used as a negro church later residence later granary 1940 demolished

See also Schools / Education Center Township district

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