Rolla in Phelps County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John F. Bradbury, Jr., Rolla The Old Town (St. Louis: G. Bradley Publishing, Inc., 2002), p. 24.
(right) Central Elementary, later renamed Pershing Elementary, became home to the Rolla Public School Administration in April of 1979 and and remained such until being destroyed by fire in early 2002.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1979.
Location. 37° 56.899′ N, 91° 46.412′ W. Marker is in Rolla, Missouri, in Phelps County. Marker is at the intersection of West 6th Street and North Main Street, on the right when traveling east on West 6th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 402 West 6th Street, Rolla MO 65401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edgar D. Lanning (about 500 feet away, Old Wooden (Main Street) Bridge (about 600 feet away); Campbell Building (about 600 feet away); Historic Site (about 600 feet away); Hotel Edwin Long (about 800 feet away); Phelps County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Circle (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rollamo Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rolla.
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