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Harrisville in Alcona County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Harrisville Consolidated School

1912-1957

 
 
Harrisville Consolidated School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 24, 2018
1. Harrisville Consolidated School Marker
Inscription.  This bell marks the site of the beloved red brick schoolhouse on the hill.

Proud alumni and loyal friends dedicate this memorial to those who taught and learned from morning ring to closing toll.

The bell symbolizes love, laughter and learning of days gone by.

July 2, 2005

 
Erected 2005 by Proud Alumni and Loyal Friends.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
 
Location. 44° 39.447′ N, 83° 17.757′ W. Marker is in Harrisville, Michigan, in Alcona County. Marker can be reached from North 5th Street just north of West Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker and subject bell are located on the Alcona County Courthouse grounds, just north of the courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 106 North 5th Street, Harrisville MI 48740, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Alcona County Review (approx. 0.3 miles away); Harrisville Depot (approx. 0.4 miles away); Greenbush School (approx. 5.1 miles away).
 
Harrisville Consolidated School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 24, 2018
2. Harrisville Consolidated School Marker
(marker is mounted on east side of school bell exhibit)
Former School Bell image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 24, 2018
3. Former School Bell
Harrisville Consolidated School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 24, 2018
4. Harrisville Consolidated School Marker
(mounted on south side of school bell exhibit)

In appreciation of
Wilson Henry Sanborn
Superintendent of Schools
1899-1919
Scholar • Leader • Friend

This testimonial presented by
former students and other friends
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 12, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 12, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.   2, 3, 4. submitted on August 13, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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