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1857, March 7
Dred Scott decision by the Supreme Court holds that Congress cannot bar slavery from territories, nor can slaves be citizens.
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KENTUCKY - Simpson County - Vacant / Not In Use

Franklin Grade and High School (added 2010 - - #09001312)
Also known as Williams Hall
Simpson County - 513 W. Madison St. , Franklin
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Goodnight House (added 1977 - - #77000647)
Also known as Judge Isaac Herschel Goodnight & Mrs. Ella Hoy Goodnight
Simpson County - 201 S. Main St. , Franklin
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McDonald Brothers
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Goodnight,Isaac Herschel,et al.
Significant Year: 1893
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Harristown Historic District (added 1996 - - #95001515)
Simpson County - Roughly bounded by Walker Ave., Bell St., W. Washington St. and West St. , Franklin
(530 acres, 126 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Mortuary, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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