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Tehachapi in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Early High School

 
 
Early High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
1. Early High School Marker
Inscription. This house was built by Dr. Russell Peery in the 1890s. It was originally constructed in Cummings Valley for use as a hotel and spa. Later dismantled, it was moved to the present site. In 1928, it was used as a high school, and continued until conventional high school buildings were completed. The building retains its original high ceilings.
 
Erected by Tehachapi Heritage League. (Marker Number 8.)
 
Location. 35° 7.727′ N, 118° 26.999′ W. Marker is in Tehachapi, California, in Kern County. Marker is on South Curry Street just south of West D Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 405 South Curry Street, Tehachapi CA 93561, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peery House (a few steps from this marker); B.M. Denison House & 1880's House (within shouting distance of this marker); McFarland House & Late 1880s House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Two 1890's Houses (about 500 feet away); First Methodist & Episcopal Church (about 600 feet
Early High Scool Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
2. Early High Scool Marker
away); August Weferling House (about 600 feet away); Errea House (about 600 feet away); Tehachapi Hospital (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Tehachapi.
 
Categories. EducationNotable Buildings
 
Early High Scool & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
3. Early High Scool & Marker
Early High Scool Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 18, 2012
4. Early High Scool Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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