Gales Creek School

Title

Gales Creek School

Description

Black and white photo of a group of students gathered on the front steps of their school. Their teacher stands at the top of the steps on the image left, and a bicycle is partially visible to the right of the steps on which the students stand. Part of the community named for Oregon pioneer Joseph Gales, once a resident of the area, Gales Creek School was established in 1859 and served students until the of the 2010-2011 school year, when it was closed due to budget cuts in the Forest Grove school district.
[back] [pen] 25 [cents] each. Enclosing check for $3.50 for 12 # pictures this print. George F. Ray. [stamped] Schramel Studio, Hillsboro, Oregon.

Date Created

1936-05

Medium

photographic prints

Language

English

Identifier

WCMpic_013044

Rights

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