Heritage DistrictThis is the third elementary school in Gilbert and was built in 1913. The first two schools were part of the Mesa School District. Everett Wilbur, who later became Gilbert's first mayor in 1920, donated the land where this school was built. The east wing of the school was built in 1913 and had four classrooms, two offices, a central assembly room and a large entryway into the building. The building had no inside plumbing, and there were two outside toilets. A well south of the building provided fresh water. A furnace in the basement provided heat in the winter. During this period about 85 pupils attended the school.
|Placed By||Gilbert Leadership Class XX 2012 - Chamber of Commerce|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, May 12th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 426494 N 3690299|
|Decimal Degrees||33.34938333, -111.78998333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 20.963', W 111° 47.399'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 20' 57.78" N, 111° 47' 23.94" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||480, 602|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 10 S Gilbert Rd, Gilbert AZ 85296, US|
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