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Property Name Franklin Elementary School
Reference Number 13000437
State Kansas
County Wyandotte
Town Kansas City
Street Address 1403 Metropolitan Avenue
Multiple Property Submission Name Historic Public Schools of Kansas
Status Listed 6/23/2013
Areas of Significance Education, Architecture
Link to full file https://www.nps.gov/nr/feature/places/pdfs/13000437.pdf
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The Franklin Elementary School is nominated to the National Register of Historic Places under Criterion A for its association with local education history and Criterion C for its local architectural significance. It is nominated as part of the Historic Public Schools of Kansas multiple property submission, and is an example of the City School property type (City Graded School subtype).

 

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