Alcoa in Blount County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Captions (clockwise from top left)
Springbrook School in May 1932.
Springbrook School viewed from Alcoa Road in the 1940s.
Springbrook School in the 1940s.
Below: A typical Springbrook School elementary classroom in 1933.
Above: Students in the Alcoa High School study hall at Springbrook School, c. 1930s. The study hall was located on the end of the building closest to Alcoa Road.
Springbrook's third grade students of Muriel Hitch and Garnette Ousley presented the operetta The Runaway Song in the gymnasium in 1937.
Below: The Alcoa High School newspaper staff, May 1932.
Above: The Alcoa High School library at Springbrook, May 1932.
Erected by City of Alcoa Arconic Foundation
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Tennessee, City of Alcoa series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 35° 47.884′ N, 83° 58.727′ W. Marker is in Alcoa, Tennessee, in Blount County. Marker can be reached from Dalton Street south of Alcoa Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on the Maryville-Alcoa Greenway behind the Springbrook Recreation Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1537 Dalton St, Alcoa TN 37701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Early Alcoa High School Athletics (within shouting distance of this marker); Hultquist and Chandler Homes (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Springbrook Park (about 600 feet away); Springbrook Pool (approx. 0.3 miles away); Nicely's Grocery Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Duck Pond and Lily Pond (approx. half a mile away); Babcock Lumber & Land Company and the Vose Community (approx. 0.7 miles away); Alcoa's First Fire Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alcoa.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 12, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 259 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 11, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.