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Third Avenue Colored School

Third Avenue Colored School


Third Avenue Colored School

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1420 N 3rd Ave
Evansville, IN 47710

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1897 School is built
1957 School is closed, sold and razed


West side of Third Ave between Tennessee St and Belt RR
District: Blankenburg
Latitude: 37.991487
Longitude: -87.577904
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erected in 1897-1898 for blankenburg students previously at hoods temple then clubhouse on tenn and heinlein (4th) tennessee school (sw corner) 1895-8 cd moved 1898

closed 1957 as part of school integration land is auctioned of and razed late that year June 1959 (not previously razed?)

See also Schools / Education Blankenburg district

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