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Westernport Public School, West side Hammond Street south of Division Street, Westernport, Allegany County, MD



B&W Photos

HB606518
BWPhotos 338163

HB606519
BWPhotos 338164

HB606520
BWPhotos 338165

HB606521
BWPhotos 338166

HB606522
BWPhotos 338167

HB606523
BWPhotos 338168

HB606524
BWPhotos 338169

HB606525
BWPhotos 338170

HB606526
BWPhotos 338171

HB606527
BWPhotos 338172

HB606528
BWPhotos 338173

HB606529
BWPhotos 338174

HB606530
BWPhotos 338175

HB606531
BWPhotos 338176

HB606532
BWPhotos 338177

HB606533
BWPhotos 338178

HB606534
BWPhotos 338179

HB606535
BWPhotos 338180

HB606536
BWPhotos 338181

HB606537
BWPhotos 338182

HB606538
BWPhotos 338183

HB606539
BWPhotos 338184

HB606540
BWPhotos 338185

HB606541
BWPhotos 338186

HB606542
BWPhotos 338187


Item Title
BWPhotos 338187

Location
West side Hammond Street south of Division Street, Westernport, MD

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
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.

Subjects
Education
Fires
Brick Buildings


Related Names
Jones & Laughlin
Davis, Frank E.
Davis, Henry R.
Fredlock, E. J.
Bruce, Oliver H.
Hepburn, Carrie
Nye, Larry, Photographer
Reed, Paula S., Historian
Reed, Douglas C., Historian


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

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