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Perry Township School No. 1

Perry Township School No. 1
Perry Township School No. 1

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a.k.a. Babytown School

a.k.a. West Heights School

1430 Harmony Way
Evansville, IN

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1883 built
1928 Remodeled 2nd floor added?
1965 school closed


west side new harmony rd, 18n maryland
District: West Heights
Latitude: 37.991791
Longitude: -87.615972
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1880 land opposite side on 1880 atlas 1883 opened perry twp school number 1 west heights first appears in 1903 cd/1905 listing school no 1 [1922]

school enlarged 1928 edwin c berendes new building (or just remodel/addition)

acquired west heights as city annexed 50s

later closed 1965 combined with Centennial into helfrich park district traded to county 1966/2

See also Schools / Education West Heights district

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