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Gas City in Grant County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

West Ward School

 
 
West Ward School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 14, 2013
1. West Ward School Marker
Inscription. This Richardsonian Romanesque style structure, built 1900-1902, reflects the area's prosperity during the natural gas boom. The town of Harrisburg had been renamed Gas City in 1892.
 
Erected 1988 by Gas City Historical Society. (Marker Number 27.1988.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 40° 29.341′ N, 85° 37.041′ W. Marker is in Gas City, Indiana, in Grant County. Marker is at the intersection of W. North A St and N. Grant St, on the right when traveling west on W. North A St. Click for map. Marker is located at the Gas City Museum and Community Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 210 W. North A St, Gas City IN 46933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Former Narrow Gauge Railroad (approx. 5.2 miles away); David Branson (approx. 5.3 miles away); Korean War Honor Roll - Grant County (Indiana) (approx. 5.3 miles away); Grant County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away); Marion (Indiana) W.W. I Honor Roll
West Ward School image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, March 14, 2013
2. West Ward School
(approx. 5.3 miles away); Persian Gulf Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away); WW II Grant County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.3 miles away); Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity (approx. 5.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Gas City Museum. (Submitted on March 20, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. EducationSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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