Greensboro Public School

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Greensboro Public School
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Greensboro Public School is located in Pennsylvania
Greensboro Public School
Location Second and Clear Sts., Greensboro, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°47′37″N 79°54′44″W / 39.7936°N 79.9121°W / 39.7936; -79.9121Coordinates: 39°47′37″N 79°54′44″W / 39.7936°N 79.9121°W / 39.7936; -79.9121
Built 1904
Architect James Parreco
Architectural style Romanesque
Governing body Private
MPS Greensboro—New Geneva MPS
NRHP Reference # 95000113[1]
Added to NRHP March 9, 1995

The Greensboro Public School is located in the town of Greensboro in Greene County, Pennsylvania. The 2-1/2 story seven bay school was built in 1904 by James Parreco in the Richardsonian Romanesque style.

Students in grades 1-8 attended the school until about 1960, when the building was donate by the school district to the town. By 1976 the building was turned over to the MONON Center to be used as a local history museum and community center focused on regional craft and art.

It was added to National Register of Historic Places on March 9, 1995. A log cabin the Baltzer Kramer House was moved to the property about 1976, but is not included in the historical site.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ Clouse, Jerry A. (1994). "Greensboro Public School". National Register of Historic Places nomination form. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Retrieved November 24, 2013.