Reid School (1)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 03.333 W 121° 19.028
10T E 634797 N 4879419
The historic Reid School in Bend.
Waymark Code: WM8E2
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 03/05/2006
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
Views: 12

Located at 129 NW Idaho. This sign is located to the north of the northwest corner of the building.

Marker Name: Reid School
Marker Text: Bend’s first ‘Modern School” named for its principal, Miss Ruth Reid, (Mrs. H.J. Overturf) opened in this building on September 16, 1914. Overlooking downtown Bend, the three-story school held opening exercises as Europe plunged into World War I. Visitors acclaimed the building, to be known for half a century as the “Reid School”, for its lighting, its architecture, and its spacious classrooms.

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: Historical Society

Marker Type: City

Region: Central Oregon

County: Deschutes

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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