Wilson School (demolished) – Battle Creek MI

Description

Battle Creek, Michigan’s Wilson School was constructed as a Public Works Administration (P.W.A.) project. The P.W.A. supplied a $101,454 grant for the project, whose total cost was $228,208. Construction occurred between 1936 and 1937.

The building, later known as Wilson Academy, has since been demolished.

PWA Docket No. MI 1258-R

Source notes

National Archives: Record Group 135: Public Works Administration; Projects Control Division; Entry 52: Indices to Non-Federal Projects; Report No. 5: Status of All Completed Non-Federal Allotted Projects, page 61.

Battle Creek, Enquirer, Friday, May 8, 1936 (pg. 2)
https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/203866054/

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on November 13, 2017.

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Location Info


71 Blanch St.
Battle Creek, MI

Coordinates: 42.317154, -85.20265

One comment on “Wilson School (demolished) – Battle Creek MI

  1. I would like informations about teachers at Willson in the 1950 and 1960 how would I get this information
    A teacher by the Mrs. Westlake 6th grade

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