The first proper schoolhouse appears to have been established in 1835. It was a modest cabin with a single dim window covered in waxed paper, a clapboard roof held down by logs, and a primitive wood-burning opening for heat. No iron work or even nails were used its construction. The desks were simple pine boards held up by stakes.Read More
Maiden City Blog
Maiden City Blog is a must-follow for those interested in the history of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania! As a supplement to Coraopolis History Archive, Maiden City Blog provides insights and background to the history of our beloved Cory, PA. Follow us on twitter at @maidencityblog to receive real-time updates!
History Research Archive for the Borough of Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, near Moon Township, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, including Coraopolis Cemeteries, Coraopolis Maps, Coraopolis Industries, and Coraopolis Photographs.
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