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Mishawaka in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Mishawaka High School

 
 
Mishawaka High School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 2, 2013
1. Mishawaka High School Marker
Inscription. Mishawaka's first public high school was opened in 1874 with an enrollment of sixty students. Accredited in 1876, the school graduated its first class in June, 1878. The original building was a three-story red brick structure at First and Hill streets. In 1911 a new building was erected one block further south on Hill and facing what is now Lincoln Way West. This present Mishawaka High School was dedicated in the fall of 1924.
 
Erected 1976. (Marker Number 71.1976.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 41° 39.754′ N, 86° 9.654′ W. Marker is in Mishawaka, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Lincoln Way East and Gernhart Ave. Touch for map. Marker is located next to the main entrance into the high school. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1202 Lincoln Way East, Mishawaka IN 46544, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mishawaka Fish Ladder (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Dam Across The St. Joseph River / Power Race (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dodge Manufacturing Company
Main Entrance into Mishawaka High School image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 2, 2013
2. Main Entrance into Mishawaka High School
Marker to the left of the entrance
(approx. 0.9 miles away); The Mishawaka Academic and Normal Institute (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ball-Band Factory (approx. 1.1 miles away); Perkins Windmill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument (approx. 1.3 miles away); Battell Park (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mishawaka.
 
Categories. Education
 
Mishawaka High School image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, April 2, 2013
3. Mishawaka High School
View to north from Lincoln Way East
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 2, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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