(1891-1958)First school in Florence Public school system built 1890 on land given by Governor Robert M. Patton. It was occupied in 1891. Designed originally to serve all white elementary school children of Florence. Usually served six grades divided into nine sections. The building was remodeled several times and also housed the Superintendents Offices. Cloakrooms, safety doors, fire escapes were added, and the third floor was removed in 1921.
|Placed By||Florence Historical Board Florence Alabama|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 6:23pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 438969 N 3851351|
|Decimal Degrees||34.80256667, -87.66721667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 48.154', W 87° 40.033'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 48' 9.24" N, 87° 40' 1.98" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 702 E College St, Florence AL 35630, US|
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