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Huntington in Cabell County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

One Room School Museum

 
 
One Room School Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 4, 2009
1. One Room School Museum Marker
Inscription. Union School, nicknamed "Punkin Center School," was located on Guyan Creek Road near Glenwood, Cabell County. Served grades 1 thru 8 from 1899 to 1955. Schoolhouse donated by Mrs. Bill (Tina) Bryan; relocation and renovation funded by Phil Cline. On 22 Oct. 1995, dedicated as museum by project developer, Marshall alumnus, Prof. of History, Dr. Paul F. Lutz.
 
Erected 2004 by Marshall University Foundation Inc. and West Virginia Division of Archives and History.
 
Location. 38° 25.338′ N, 82° 25.644′ W. Marker is in Huntington, West Virginia, in Cabell County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Avenue and 17th Street, on the left when traveling east on 5th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington WV 25703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carter Godwin Woodson (approx. half a mile away); Marshall Memorial Boulevard (Charleston Ave) (approx. 0.7 miles away); Heritage Village (approx. 0.7 miles away); Blues & Gospel Singer (approx. mile away); Elk River Coal & Lumber Company #10 Steam Locomotive (approx.
One Room School Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 4, 2009
2. One Room School Museum
mile away); Marshall Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Virginia Road (approx. one mile away); War Between the States Generals (approx. 1.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Huntington.
 
More about this marker. Marker is on Marshall University grounds.
 
Categories. EducationNotable Buildings
 
One Room School Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 4, 2009
3. One Room School Museum
One Room School Museum image. Click for full size.
By Michael Sean Nix, October 4, 2009
4. One Room School Museum
 
 
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