At the Old School

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  1. eemsreno

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    Valley Summit School. Webbers Falls, Oklahoma. Built by WPA, 1939.

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    School ruins west of Tamaha, Oklahoma. I couldn't find any info on this one other than a map showing it in 1936.

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    Tamaha, Oklahoma. WPA 1935. Now the community center.

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    Midway School outside of Chouteau, Oklahoma. Now a residence. Two room school built by WPA in 1940, brought modern education to this Amish/Mennonite area replacing a condemned wooden structure.

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    Nice find!
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  9. jay547

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    Had enough Oklahoma schools yet? Here's another:

    This one is a couple miles from the previous one and probably replaced it. I absolutely cannot find the name but I remember it being open up into the '90s.

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  10. okiegtrider

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    I happened on to this one at Pennington, TX. Wasn't looking for it, so it was a pleasant surprise. A WPA school that is now a private home. This nice lady owns it and had four apartments built inside. She lives in one of them and was gracious enough to show me around a bit and tell me about her home.

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    Owen School, Park Hill, Oklahoma. 1913-1970, now the community center.

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    Blackgum, Oklahoma. Built 1934 WPA, closed ca. 1965. Unsolved arson 1989.

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    A lot of practical lessons were learned on that merry go round. :lol3
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    Including a few broken arms.
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    Pain is a great teacher.
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