The First School in Camas

The First School in Camas (HM13B7)

Location: Camas, WA 98607 Clark County
Country: United States of America

N 45° 35.437', W 122° 24.399'

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1882

The first school in Camas (La Camas) was built prior to 1882. It was replaced by a four room school (with inside plumbing) in 1886. The first school remained on the school grounds until 1907. In 1907 the then Columbia River Paper Company gave the Boy Scout Organization permission to put the first school on their property where it still stands today. For years it was used as a scout meeting place and referred to as the Scout Hall. In 1934 the new owners of the mill, Crown Willamette Paper Company gave 7.25 acres for a park and they named it Crown Park. The city uses the first school at this time (2005) primarily for city youth activities.
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HM NumberHM13B7
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 10:41am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 546282 N 5048735
Decimal Degrees45.59061667, -122.40665000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 35.437', W 122° 24.399'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 35' 26.22" N, 122° 24' 23.94" W
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Area Code(s)360
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1434 NE Dallas St, Camas WA 98607, US
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