Jacobs Hall, Kentucky School for the Deaf

S. 3rd St., Danville, Kentucky

Photos 

Jacobs Hall, Kentucky School for the Deaf

1. EAST VIEW OF FACADE ELEVATION

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Description 

Oldest surviving building on Campus of the first publicly supported institution for the education of the deaf in the United States. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS KY-207)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000354
Area of significance
Education
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
School
Current function
School
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1857

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