- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 8, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Four sites in Tennessee have earned recognition on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Tennessee Historical Commission says Vose School in Blount County, the Tanner Store in Morgan County and Wildwood Farms in Shelby County have been added to the register. The Clayborn Temple in Memphis has been designated as a location of national significance for its role as a meeting place during the 1968 sanitation workers strike.

Vose School began in 1916. It is considered important for its architecture and for its use as a school in the town of Alcoa.

The Tanner Store began as the Citizens Bank and Trust in 1906. It’s the longest run family-owned general store in continuous operation in Morgan County.

The 350-acre (142-hectare) Wildwood Farms began training and breeding horses in 1935.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide