John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33

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John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33
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John Greenleaf Whittier School, July 2011
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33 is located in Indianapolis
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33 is located in Indiana
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33 is located in the US
John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33
Location 1119 N. Sterling St., Indianapolis, Indiana
Coordinates 39°46′58″N 86°7′42″W / 39.78278°N 86.12833°W / 39.78278; -86.12833Coordinates: 39°46′58″N 86°7′42″W / 39.78278°N 86.12833°W / 39.78278; -86.12833
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1890 (1890), 1902, 1927
Architect Morse, T. J.
Architectural style Queen Anne, Romanesque, Romanesque Revival
NRHP reference # 81000029[1]
Added to NRHP May 28, 1981

John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33 is a historic school building located at Indianapolis, Indiana. The original section was built in 1890, and is a two-story, rectangular, Romanesque Revival style brick building with limestone trim. It has a limestone foundation and a decked hip roof with Queen Anne style dormers. A rear addition was constructed in 1902, and a gymnasium and auditorium addition in 1927.[2]:2–3

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1981.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Indiana State Historic Architectural and Archaeological Research Database (SHAARD)" (Searchable database). Department of Natural Resources, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology. Retrieved 2016-08-01. Note: This includes Doris W. Stewart (March 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: John Greenleaf Whittier School, No. 33" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01.