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Abbot Female Seminary, the first school dedicated to the the higher education of girls in the United States, was incorporated on February 26, 1829 in Andover, Massachusetts. Sarah Abbot was the founder of the school later known as Abbot Academy. It continued as a school for girls only until 1973 when it merged with Philips Academy.  
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The original proposal for the Andover Public Safety Center included plans to improve or rebuild other plant and facilities, public works buildings, and the West Andover Fire Station. Selectman decided to withdraw these  and focus on only a Safety Center. On Monday, April 26, 1999 Andover townspeople approved Article 16 for a $12.9 million dollar proposal for a new Safety Center.
  
 
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=81965&t=Abbot%20Academy%2C%20Andover%20Massachusetts&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=5&rt=title''Abbot Academy, Andover Massachusetts''] by Abbot Academy, Andover Room R 376.9 Abb (pamphlet box 4)
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*"Selectmen Eliminate Safety Center Riders", Townsman, April 29, 1999, page 13.
* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=340079&t=academy%20sketches&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=2&rt=title''Academy Sketches 1892 - 1912''] by Katharine Roxanna Kelsey, Andover Room R 376.9 Kel
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*"Voters Give Safety Center a Unanimous Nod," ''Townsman'', April 29, 1999
* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=438629&t=journal%20of%20abbot%20academy%20girl&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=1&rt=title ''Journal of an Abbot Academy Girl 1874 - 1876''] by Harriet Chapell Newcomb, Andover Room R 376.9 New
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=378415&t=A%20Singular%20School%3A%20Abbot%20Academy&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=1&rt=title ''A Singular School: Abbot Academy, 1828 - 1973''] by Susan McIntosh Lloyd, Andover Room R 376.9 Llo
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* [http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rdetail.xml?r=81964&t=abbot%20academy%20at%20andover%20massachusetts&tp=title&l=5&d=1&hc=1&rt=title "Abbot Academy at Andover, Massachusetts"]
 
  
*"Abbot Academy," ''New England Magazine'', February 1886, page 136 - 151.
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*"Miss Carpenter's Book On Abbot is Published," ''Andover Townsman'', November 25, 1959, p. 1.
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A ground breaking ceremony for the new Safety Center was held on October 14, 2000.
*"You've Come a Long Way, Ladies", ''The Townsman'', June 1, 1978, page 4-A & 5A.
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*"Old Girl's School to Have New Life," ''Lawrence Eagle Tribune'', (photos) November 30, 1994, p.9.
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*"Renewed Life for 1829 Abbot Academy Home.(Draper Hall)," ''Eagle Tribune'', (photos)  May 2, 1997, p. 13, 14.
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*"Mary Hinckley Hutchings Crane (long obituary for headmistress of Abbot from 1956 until 1966, photo)," ''Andover Townsman'', May 10, 2007.
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*"Three prestigious Andover schools become one," ''Andover Townsman'', December 20, 2012, page 10.
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*"Longtime Safety Officers Say Center Long Time Coming", ''Townsman'', October 19, 2000, page 13.
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"*Safety Center Slow Going" The Townsman, December 21, 2000
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*"Selectmen Eliminate Safety Center Riders", ''Townsman,'' February 4, 1999, page 6.
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'''2001'''<br>
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The original completion date for the Safety Center set by Mello Construction was September 2002. The Police Station opened in 2003.  The Fire Station did not open until 2005 with an open house for the entire Safety Center on October 20, 2005.
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*"Safety Center Construction: Town Impatient with Contractor" ''Townsman'', January 25, 2001, page 15
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*"Right to Remain Silent", ''Townsman'', July 19, 2001, page 1.
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*"Safety Complex Nearly Ready", Townsman, June 2, 2004.
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'''2002'''
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*''Eagle Tribune'', September 17, 2002
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*"Not Close: Police Station was to Open This Month", ''Townsman'', April 4, 2002.
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*"Signs Point to a New Station This Week", ''Townsman'' , August 8, 2002, page 1 & 8.
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'''2003''' - Construction on the Fire Station actually began in May 2003 and completed in July of 2004.
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*"Town: Another Year for the Safety Center," ''Townsman'', May 8, 2003, page 1
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'''2004''' - The fire station was completed in July 2004. It included private dorm rooms for firefighters, a kitchen stove with 10 burners, 4 refrigerators, and a generator the size of a bus for power outages.
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*"$14M Project Nears Home Stretch", ''The Townsman,'' February 19, 2004, page 1 & 4.
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*"Public Safety Center: Complex Complete This Week," Andover Townsman, July 1, 2004, page 1.
  
* Andover Room File - Private Schools
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 14:05, 24 March 2016

1999
The original proposal for the Andover Public Safety Center included plans to improve or rebuild other plant and facilities, public works buildings, and the West Andover Fire Station. Selectman decided to withdraw these and focus on only a Safety Center. On Monday, April 26, 1999 Andover townspeople approved Article 16 for a $12.9 million dollar proposal for a new Safety Center.

See

  • "Selectmen Eliminate Safety Center Riders", Townsman, April 29, 1999, page 13.
  • "Voters Give Safety Center a Unanimous Nod," Townsman, April 29, 1999


2000
A ground breaking ceremony for the new Safety Center was held on October 14, 2000.

See

  • "Longtime Safety Officers Say Center Long Time Coming", Townsman, October 19, 2000, page 13.

"*Safety Center Slow Going" The Townsman, December 21, 2000

  • "Selectmen Eliminate Safety Center Riders", Townsman, February 4, 1999, page 6.


2001
The original completion date for the Safety Center set by Mello Construction was September 2002. The Police Station opened in 2003. The Fire Station did not open until 2005 with an open house for the entire Safety Center on October 20, 2005.

See

  • "Safety Center Construction: Town Impatient with Contractor" Townsman, January 25, 2001, page 15
  • "Right to Remain Silent", Townsman, July 19, 2001, page 1.
  • "Safety Complex Nearly Ready", Townsman, June 2, 2004.


2002

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  • Eagle Tribune, September 17, 2002
  • "Not Close: Police Station was to Open This Month", Townsman, April 4, 2002.
  • "Signs Point to a New Station This Week", Townsman , August 8, 2002, page 1 & 8.


2003 - Construction on the Fire Station actually began in May 2003 and completed in July of 2004.

See

  • "Town: Another Year for the Safety Center," Townsman, May 8, 2003, page 1


2004 - The fire station was completed in July 2004. It included private dorm rooms for firefighters, a kitchen stove with 10 burners, 4 refrigerators, and a generator the size of a bus for power outages.

See

  • "$14M Project Nears Home Stretch", The Townsman, February 19, 2004, page 1 & 4.
  • "Public Safety Center: Complex Complete This Week," Andover Townsman, July 1, 2004, page 1.



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