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When we began work on our site, there were times when it seemed every one room schoolhouse ever built in this country was still around and either restored or converted to other uses.  While this certainly isn't true, in most parts of the country there are examples fairly close by.  
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Schoolhouse Nevada - Oregon

 

 

 

Nevada
Gardnerville
Carson Valley Museum and Cultural Center
1475 US Highway 395 S
Gardnerville NV 89410
775 782-2555
Web Site www.carsonvalleymuseums.com/
Description history from 1915 to present with people, places, activities
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Group Identity Native American
Era 20th
Last changed: 02/20/2003


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New York
Cameron Mills
Northrop School House Tour
5775 Learn Road
Cameron Mills NY 14820
Phone
607 359-2594
Web Site http://corningsteuben.com/cs/attractions.tpl?cart=323095194335625
Description
Type of Resource
Historic Place
Building Type Schoolhouse
 

  NY

  Geneseo

  Livingston County NY Historical Society

  30 Center Street

  Geneseo  NY   14454    

  Phone   585 243-9147

  Web Site  http://www.livingstoncountyhistoricalsociety.org/about.html

  Description  local history in building that served as a school for 94 years

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Collection A-F China

  Collection N-Z  Toys

  Era  1838

  New or Updated:    12/20/2005
 

  NY

  Hurleyville

  Sullivan County Museum Art & Culture Center

  Main Street

  PO Box 247

  Hurleyville  NY  12747    

  Phone  845 434-8044

  Web Site  http://www.sullivancountyhistory.org/

  E-mail mailto:schs@sullivancountyhistory.org

  Description  former school last held students in 1945, now features room displays

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Schoolhouse

  Research  Archives

  Era  1912

  Owner/Operator:  Sullivan County Historical Society

  New or Updated:  5/14/2006

 

  Ohio

  Akron

  Old Stone School

  550 Copley Road

  Akron   OH   44320    

  Phone   330 535-1120

  Web Site  http://summithistory.org/

  Alt Web  http://www.neo.lrun.com/Summit_County_Historical_Society/tour.html

  Description  living history museum of school history in the 1800s

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Owner/Operator:  Summit County Historical Society

  New or Updated:  8/9/2004
 

  OH

  Chatham

  Chatham Historical Society

  6332 Avon Lake Road

  Chatham  OH

  Phone   330 667-2672

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.visitmedinacounty.com/html/historicalsocieties/default.htm

  Description  local history in former one-room schoolhouse, limited hours

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  New or Updated:      8/18/2005
 

  OH

  Medina

  York Township Historical Society

  6609 Norwalk Road

  Medina        OH           44256    

  Phone   330 723-3972

  Web Site  *****

  Description  by appointment only

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  New or Updated:           11/16/2005

Ohio
Upper Sandusky
Wyandot County Museum
130 South 7th Street
PO Box 372
Upper Sandusky OH 43351
Phone
419 294-3857
Web Site http://wyandotonline.com/wchs/
Description house now holds local artifacts, Historical Society, and schoolhouse on grounds
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Schoolhouse
Owner/Operator: Wyandot County Historical Society

    Oegon
 
Haines
 
Eastern Oregon Museum
 
610 3rd
 
Haines OR   97833    
 
Phone   541 856-3233
 
Web Site  http://www.hainesoregon.com/eomuseum.html
 
Alt Web  www.tcfn.org/tctour/museums/EasternOregon.html
 
Description  features logging & mining, cowboy & ranching, carriages, more
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Schoolhouse
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West
 
Industry /Profession Logging
 
Collection A-F Carriages
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:   2/24/2004

  Philomath
 
Benton County Historical Museum
 
1101 Main Street
 
PO Box35
 
Philomath  OR  97370    
 
Phone   541 929-6230
 
Web Site  http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@bentoncountymuseum.org
 
Description  in former Philomath College building, local history & art
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Building Type   Schoolhouse
 
New or Updated:  3/14/2004
 

  OR

  St Paul

  Newell House & School House Museum

  8089 Champoeg Road NE

  St Paul   OR   97137    

  Phone   503 678-5537

  Web Site  http://www.rootsweb.com/~orossdar/Newell.htm

  E-mail  mailto:NewellHseMuseum@aol.com

  Description  six rooms restored to different eras, inaugural gowns of Oregon governor's wives, quilts,baskets

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Building Type   Schoolhouse

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Baskets

  Group Identity   Native American

  Owner/Operator:  OSSDAR

  New or Updated:     8/4/2005