012_West High School

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Title

012_West High School

West High School

Subject

Schools;
Pedestrians;
Streets;
Clock towers

Description

In 1859 the Des Moines school district, previously one entity, fractioned off into wards. West High School was in the Fourth Ward. On July 1, 1864 the board voted to open the high school. West was the largest high school in Iowa. It moved to the pictured location in 1889.

Publisher

Chicago, Il. : S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.

Date

1911

2005/06/02

Rights

U.S. and International copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact: bart.schmidt@drake.edu

Coverage

Center at 15th

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