Ceasar Cone Elementary School – Greensboro NC

City:
Greensboro, NC

Site Type:
Education and Health, Schools

New Deal Agencies:
Public Works Funding, Public Works Administration (PWA)

Completed:
1935

Designer:
Harry Barton

Quality of Information:
Very Good

Marked:
Yes

Site Survival:
Extant

Description

Elementary school built in 1935 with funding from the Public Works Administration and Proximity Manufacturing Company for the White Oak New Town mill village community founded by the Cone Mills Corporation, then among the largest denim manufacturers in the world. Still in use as an elementary school today.

Source notes

National Register of Historic Places, Historic Structures Survey Report, April 15, 2019, pp. 28-32 (https://files.nc.gov/ncdcr/historic-preservation-office/PDFs/ER_19-0982.pdf), accessed May 2020.

Site originally submitted by John Stehlin on May 17, 2020.

Location Info


2501 N Church St
Greensboro, NC 27405
Guilford County

Coordinates: 36.1080744, -79.7813281

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