South Dakota
goDakota FacebookTwitter
All Categories
category: Waypoint, date: 2014-12-25, by Otto Bochman
Glen Erin School

HISTORIC SITE

GLEN ERIN SCHOOL

SITE OF THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL BUILDING IN THE BLACK HILLS. BUILT BY ED WALSH, JAMES DORAN AND GEORGE GUNDLACH. LOGS WERE HAND HEWN FROM NEARBY TREES AND HAULED TO THE SITE BY OXEN. FIRST SCHOOL WAS HELD IN SUMMER OF 1882. TEACHER WAS MR FOWLER. LAST SCHOOL 1920, TEACHER MARGARET ADAIR.

COURTESY OF CUSTER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

site of first school building in the Black HillsSITE OF THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL BUILDING IN THE BLACK HILLS.
Posted with these keywords: glen, erin, school, custer, sd, black hills, first school, south dakota, history, historic, waypoint,

This Map Large (if available)


This Map Large (If Available)

Mapping is based on best available information. New or changed addresses may not be availble. Use the map for general location. For exact directions always verify for yourself.

All Text and Photos are Copyright Protected by International Law. All Logos and Trademarks mentioned herein belong to their respective owners.