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Construction of Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School Sign

Construction of Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School Sign

GRHC - 2008

A large sign at the corner of Grandville and Hall St. SW, posted behind a Cyclone fence, announces the construction of the new school, the new name, the architects and the builder.


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TitleConstruction of Cesar E. Chavez Elementary School Sign
Current Address703 Shamrock SW
Pre 1912 AddressHall St. and Grandville Ave., SW corner
ArchitectKingscott Associates, Kalamazoo, MI
ContractorTriangle Construction Co.
Date Constructed2008-09
Original OwnerGrand Rapids Public Schools
Original UsePublic school
NeighborhoodRoosevelt Park

Title by Cataloger. Photo taken 7/29/2008
This building replaces the former Hall Elementary School, built in 1955-56, at the same location and is the third building on the site. The new building occupies the same position on the property as the original building, built in 1892. Triangle Construction Company, the current builder, is the descendant of the George Datema Construction Co. which built Hall School in 1955-56.

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