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Catalog Number 1994.514a
Object Name Bell, School
Description Handbell used in programs at Box Elder School. Black wooden handle with brass bell and tongue.



Collection Schuette Biermann Farmhouse Museum Collection
Search Terms Education
School
Notes The donor, Merle Kipp, is the sister of Ellsworth Meineke.

Box Elder School, originally known as District No. 3, was a one-room schoolhouse situated on Landmeier Road, just east of Arlington Heights Road. It existed on maps as early as 1861 and was demolished in the late 1950s.
Source Merle Kipp