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State Armory, Cranston St, from HABS/HAER

The Old Brick School House, 1769 (PPS Offices)

Brick School House History Report Cover (RK)

The 1769 Brick School House has a long and illustrious history as a site for assembly and education and PPS is proud to continue that honorable tradition. The history of the School House includes establishment of a free public school, a school for African American children, a cooking school, and the first fresh air school for tubercular children in America.

Click here for a complete history of the property. (pdf)