Westernport Public School, West side Hammond Street south of Division Street, Westernport, Allegany County, MD
West side Hammond Street south of Division Street, Westernport, MD
Find maps of Westernport, MD
Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MD-1049
Building/structure dates: 1891 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1911 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1916 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1923 subsequent work
Significance: The Westernport School later known as the Hammond Street School is significant for its role in the education of generations of children from southwestern Allegany County and southeastern Garrett County during the period from 1891 to 1958. Early references to the school refer to it as the Westernport Public School, showing it to be distinctive as the principal public educational facility for Westernport and the surrounding area.
Jones & Laughlin
Davis, Frank E.
Davis, Henry R.
Fredlock, E. J.
Bruce, Oliver H.
Nye, Larry, Photographer
Reed, Paula S., Historian
Reed, Douglas C., Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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