Edison School Repairs – South Charleston WV

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Description

The Works Progress Administration completed improvements and repairs for the Edison School in South Charleston. The work consisted of “Painting and repairing Edison school, installing new fire escape.”

Source notes

48 WPA Projects Completed in West Va., Charleston Gazette, April 26, 1936, p. 11.

“Kanawha training center moving to former Edison Elem”: (https://www.wvgazettemail.com/business/kanawha-training-center-moving-to-former-edison-elem/article_4b67d8aa-9fa6-55e1-bc7c-443381babb5f.html), accessed February 28, 2018.

Aerial image from WVGIS SHPO: (mapwv.org/shpo), accessed February 28, 2018.

HPI form: (http://services.wvgis.wvu.edu/SHPOdocs/PDFs/ArchitecturalSites/KA-3711.pdf), accessed February 28, 2018.

 

 

 

Project originally submitted by Ernest Everett Blevins on February 28, 2018.

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Location Info


120 Third Avenue
South Charleston, WV

Coordinates: 38.36397737249094, -81.6964633839226

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