School No. 8

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Photo by Sarah Hultmark, c. 1981, History Room Photo File P-1261
Location: Section 32, east side of Oakland Drive, north of Osterhout Road.
This was later moved from its original location and now stands in the Celery Flats Interpretive Center and Historical Area in Portage, and has been restored.

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, 1922/1950 (Schoolcraft Quadrangle)

  • History Room map case, left drawer #1