Lawn School Gymnasium – Lawn TX

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Description

The Public Works Administration (PWA) funded the construction of a school gymnasium in Lawn TX.

Excerpt from Abilene Reporter-News (1939):

“Lawn Gymnasium To Be Dedicated

The newly-completed Lawn gymnasium will be dedicated Friday night. according to H. 0. Keese, school board president, who was in Abilene yesterday.

The gymnasium, a brick-tile structure, has been completed by Bonike Brothers of Abilene, contractors, for a total cost of $16,000.

Funds were provided by a PWA grant of $7,400 and a $10,000 bond voted at Lawn. Remainder of the money will be used in repairing the old school building. W. B. Williams is superintendent of the Lawn school.

School board members are Keese, J. C, Raper. secretary, A. R. Wade, Paul Cook, W. F, Landers, Paul Copeland and Taylor Lyles.”

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Lawn Gymnasium To Be Dedicated, Abilene Reporter-News 2/16/1939.

Project originally submitted by Eveline Evans on August 4, 2019.

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Location Info


300-388 Avenue E
Lawn, TX 79530

Location notes: 32.137079, -99.748377

Coordinates: 32.137017, -99.74745289999998

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