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School’s Out, Forever: What Do You Do With a Mothballed Building?

By Bethany Erickson / May 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

…both have been the target of vandals as well. Wheatley Elementary (Photos courtesy City of Dallas) Wheatley Elementary opened in 1929, and sits in the historic Wheatley Place neighborhood ,…

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Tickets are Selling Out FAST for the Park Cities Historic & Preservation Society Luncheon

By Candy Evans / March 31, 2019 / 0 Comments
Park Cities

…and Beaumont, to Tenth Street and Wheatley Place,  We care, too, deeply about the beautiful Midcentury Moderns in Dallas and want to see them preserved, too. We have a huge collection…

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Tenth Street Lawsuit: Dallas Has “History of Enforcing Segregation” By Ordinance

By Bethany Erickson / February 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Tenth Street

…Over the next weeks and months, we will be taking a look at two of those neighborhoods — Tenth Street , and Wheatley Place . Last week, we looked at…

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Endangered Dallas: Neighborhoods Historic, But Hardly Preserved

By Bethany Erickson / February 17, 2019 / 2 Comments

…in danger, with a demolition order already in place and a certificate demolition pending. The Smith House, and 3708 S. Malcolm X Boulevard in Wheatley Place Historic District are in…

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As Dallas ISD Takes Look at Long-Shuttered Schools, One Neighborhood Makes Demands

By Bethany Erickson / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Dallas ISD

…the historic Wheatley Place neighborhood , named after Phillis Wheatley, an African-American poet from the 18th century. The entire neighborhood has been designated as a historic district on the National…

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