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Oak Grove Elem, other sites added to historic register

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Eleven Tennessee sites, from Fort Nashborough in downtown Nashville to Vanderbilt University's Alumni Memorial Hall, have been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Other Nashville sites include the U.S. Naval Reserve Training Center in Shelby Park, which has a façade that resembles the prow of a ship, and the Tennessee State Office Building, known better as the Sevier Building.

In Middle Tennessee, sites include the Asia School in Franklin County, the Coats-Hines Archaeological Site in Williamson County, the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Railway Section House in White County and the Searcy-Matthews-Tarpley Farm in Rutherford County.

In East Tennessee, sites include the Oak Grove Elementary School in Hamilton County, the Henry Farm in Blount County and Contractor's Supply, Inc., in Knoxville.

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