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Fort Lauderdale in Broward County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

West Side Grade School

 
 
West Side Grade School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 7, 2016
1. West Side Grade School Marker
Inscription. The West Side Grade School was the second elementary school built in the Fort Lauderdale School District. The school was designed in 1923 by locally prominent architect Morris Peterman, and opened on September 21, 1923. The West Side Grade School closed its doors to students in 1961. Following a substantial rehabilitation, the building reopened to house the Broward County Historical Society.
 
Erected by Broward Cultural Heritage Landmark Project. (Marker Number 11120798.)
 
Location. 26° 7.119′ N, 80° 9.531′ W. Marker is in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in Broward County. Marker is at the intersection of Harmon Avenue/Southwest 13th Avenue and West Las Olas Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on Harmon Avenue/Southwest 13th Avenue. Touch for map. Marker mounted on building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 Harmon Avenue, Fort Lauderdale FL 33312, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Fort Lauderdale (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lewis Family (approx. half a mile away); The Tequesta (approx. half a mile away); Replica 1899 School House (approx. 0.8 miles away);
West Side Grade School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 7, 2016
2. West Side Grade School Marker
Old Fort Lauderdale Village (approx. 0.8 miles away); Colonial Hotel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Museum Building (approx. 0.9 miles away); Oliver Building (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Lauderdale.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 15, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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