The Oldest Wooden School House in the U.S. - Saint Augustine, Florida.

The Oldest Wooden School House in the U.S. - Saint Augustine, Florida.

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, http://floridamemory.com/items/show/93609
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Title

  • The Oldest Wooden School House in the U.S. - Saint Augustine, Florida.

Image Number

  • COM02806

Year

  • 1975

Date Note

  • Photographed in November 1975.

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General Note

  • The clapboard house of red cedar planks with a dormer window, pitched shingle roof and coquina rock chimney first appears on tax records in 1716 and was later used as a school house before the Civil War. Note the chain placed around the building that is attached to an anchor in case of a hurricane.

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Physical Description

  • 1 slide - col.

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