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Gretna School


Gretna School House 1, FL.

Gretna School is a historic school at 722 Church Street in Gretna, Florida, United States. On June 10, 2008, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, NRIS #08000502.

In 1908, W. P . Humphrey along with his wife Sarah M. Humphrey and J.W. Mahaffey and his wife Addie Mahaffey deeded the land for the school to the Board of Public Instruction for $100. The building served as a school until 1935. The school has since been used as a health clinic, town hall, community center, and for church related activities. It has been a part of the history of Gretna from the beginning.

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30.61488889, -84.66361944


Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Gretna School House; Historic school; Health clinic; Community Center; Town Hall; Gadsden County (Fl.); Schools --- Florida --- Gretna --- Gadsden County.


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