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Jickling School

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Photo by Sarah Hultmark, c. 1981, History Room Photo File P-1268.
Location: Section 5, northeast corner of H Avenue and 26th Street.

Later known as Chenery School. The school appears to have closed after the 1949-50 school year.

Teachers

1925-28 Cornelia Koster

1929-31 Mrs. Bernice Bissell

1931-43 Mrs. Floy Foreman

1943-44 Mrs. Violet Smith and Mrs. Florence Arnett

1944-45 Mrs. Violet Smith and Mrs. Marilyn Goff

1945-46 Mrs. Violet Smith and Mrs. Clara Baker

1946-49 Mrs. Dola Guernsey

1949-50 Mrs. Frances Johnson

Sources

Manuscripts

List of one-room schools still standing in Kalamazoo County in 1982

  • Hultmark, Sarah.
  • Manuscript, Local History Collection, Kalamazoo Public Library

Maps and atlases

USGS topographic map for Kalamazoo County, 1918 (Kalamazoo Quadrangle)

  • History Room map case, left drawer #1

Files

Teachers' and School Officers' Directory, Kalamazoo County, Michigan, 1925-1950 (title varies)

  • Shelved in a pamphlet box with H 379.774 K149 (History Room Storage)