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19th Century School Awaits Restoration
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Title19th Century School Awaits Restoration
AbstractArticle detailing the work of a restoration group working to convert the Benjamin Banneker School building in Parkville, Missouri, into a museum. Benjamin Banneker was a one-room, segregated school for African American children in Platte County. Parkville Mayor Kathy Dusenbery hopes to involve the national spotlight of the Oprah Winfrey Show to encourage fundraising efforts for the project.
DateDecember 25, 2006
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationMicrofilm
PageB2:3-6
SubjectSchools
Conservation & restoration
Local SubjectBenjamin Banneker School (Parkville)
African Americans
Historic Preservation
Platte County, Missouri
Parkville, Missouri
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID216784
CONTENTdm number28724
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