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Catalog Number WF 2596
Caption Groundbreaking for Central Elementary School
Description Groundbreaking for Central Elementary, later Anacortes Middle School, occurred the first week of April 1948. Left to right: Mrs. Alave Larson, M. N. Holland, Raymond Reid, Mrs. Gladys Rydberg, and Superintendent of Schools Clifford Duncan (with shovel). Raymond Reid was the grade school principal, and Mrs. Larson and Mrs. Rydberg were School Board members. The total cost to build the school was $370,674.52. It was remodeled in 1998 at a cost of $11 million.
Date 1948, April
Photographer BRADY, Ferd
Collection Wallie Funk Collection
Subjects Organization - School
Place - Anacortes, WA
People
Credit line Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection
People REID, Raymond
RYDBERG, Gladys
LARSON, Alave
HOLLAND, M. N.
DUNCAN, Clifford
Place Anacortes, WA
Search Terms school board
1948
Central Elementary School
groundbreaking
Object Name Negative