1920Two portable school houses were erected on Washington Street.Arts and Culture, Government and Public Service, Location and Setting, Buildings & Architecture, Education

Gloucester Daily Times. “Portable Building in Ward Five: Special Committee Will Recommend Plan to School Board.” May 15, 1920, Vol. 56 No. 9470 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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The need was created by the displacement of the children attending the Forbes School by the acquisition of the old Town Hall by the American Legion.

Courtesy of the Gloucester City Archives, Record of School Buildings, 1882 Gloucester Daily Times. “Portable Building in Ward Five: Special Committee Will Recommend Plan to School Board.” May 15, 1920, Vol. 56 No. 9470 edition. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/.
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