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1912 - Orphaned Cornerstone - Grenola, KS
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
N 37° 20.882 W 096° 26.976
14S E 725905 N 4136533
Quick Description: From the corner stone text is had to be a school building
Location: Kansas, United States
Date Posted: 3/11/2015 5:22:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMNGAJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:

County of stone: Elk County
Location of stone: Main St. & Railroad Ave., Freedom Park, Grenola

The cornerstone is leaning against the remain is a back wall of the building razed to form the front of the park.
The mural is painted on half the building, I am told, and the other half was damages so it was razed.
The remaining portion of the building is now a community center. This building contains an auditorium and stage used for plays and large gatherings. The other part is now the grassy area for freedom park.

Year of construction: 1912

Full inscription:
ERECTED 1912 B. Hammond Bros. Const. Co. Wichita, Kan. C. X. Terry, Architect, Wichita, Kan. School Board H. C. Rings, Tres. A. Al Denton, Clk. J. A. Archer, Nir.

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