Georgetown School

Georgetown School (HM1RTZ)

Location: Georgetown, CA 95634 El Dorado County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.522', W 120° 49.981'

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Education for children on the Georgetown Divide began with home schools for a few gold miner families in the early 1850s. The first permanent school was established in 1854, on School Street. It was replaced in 1890 by a two-story school house on Harkness Hill, at a cost of $4,000. That school building was used until 1948 when a more modern structure was built in the same location. The school continued to grow as the unique, rural population expanded. Georgetown School has educated the children of the Georgetown Divide continuously from 1854 to the present.
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HM NumberHM1RTZ
Series This marker is part of the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series
Marker Number2010-04
Year Placed2010
Placed ByNative Sons of the Golden West, James L. Shadle, Grand President
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, April 22nd, 2016 at 1:03pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 687893 N 4308877
Decimal Degrees38.90870000, -120.83301667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.522', W 120° 49.981'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 31.32" N, 120° 49' 58.86" W
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Area Code(s)530
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3091 B St, Georgetown CA 95634, US
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