“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Brusly in West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)

Original Brusly High School

Original Brusly High School Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
1. Original Brusly High School Marker
Inscription. First West Baton Rouge Parish public high school. Built in 1911 for grades 1-11 to serve students in area from Beaulieu to Chenango Plantations. WPA program completed the gym & adjacent building in 1938. Original school constructed under the administration of J.H. Bres, West Baton Rouge School Superintendent from 1908-1948. Two story wooden school demolished in 1950 and now exists only in pictures and student memories.
Erected 2002 by Town Of Brusly.
Location. 30° 23.415′ N, 91° 13.894′ W. Marker is in Brusly, Louisiana, in West Baton Rouge Parish. Marker is at the intersection of North Kirkland Street (State Highway 988) and Blanchard Street, on the right when traveling south on North Kirkland Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 N Kirkland St, Brusly LA 70719, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Molaisonville / St. James Square (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Historic Cinclare Plantation (approx. 0.6 miles away); Brusly, Louisiana (approx. 0.8 miles away); Open Sugar Kettles
Original Brusly High School Marker image. Click for full size.
January 1, 2016
2. Original Brusly High School Marker
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Charles P. Adams (approx. 0.8 miles away); Herbert Osborn Dickerson (approx. 0.9 miles away); Antioch Missionary Baptist Church (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brusly.
Categories. EducationSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2016. This page has been viewed 123 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 2, 2016. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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