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Franklin in Simpson County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
 

“School Days, School Days”

1940-2000

 
 
"School Days, School Days" Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
1. "School Days, School Days" Marker
Inscription.
City and county schools consolidated in the 1940s and integrated in the 1960s. Actress Annie Potts was a cheerleader in the early 1970s. Dr. David Patterson was valedictorian a decade later. School teams have won many championships.
 
Erected 2013 by the Kentucky Department of Highways.
 
Location. 36° 40.051′ N, 86° 33.444′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Kentucky, in Simpson County. Marker is on Steele Road 0.1 miles east of Nashville Road (U.S. 31W), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 81 Steele Road, Franklin KY 42134, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Mule Day Afternoon" (here, next to this marker); "Drive-Time" (here, next to this marker); "High Noon for a New Century" (here, next to this marker); "Riding into The Sunset" (a few steps from this marker); "Bringing in the Sheaves" (a few steps from this marker); "Frontier Portraits" (a few steps from this marker); "War Clouds" (a few steps from this marker); "Duel at Sunrise" (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEducation
 
"School Days, School Days" Mural image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
2. "School Days, School Days" Mural
The mural was painted by local school teacher Carolyn Lanham.
The Simpson County, Kentucky Murals image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
3. The Simpson County, Kentucky Murals
Wide shot of murals behind Simpson County Tourism Office. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 7, 2015
4. Wide shot of murals behind Simpson County Tourism Office.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 147 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 31, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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