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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Landerville School No. 1888 (RM of Lac du Bonnet)

The Landerville School District was organized formally in June 1917 and a one-room, wood frame schoolhouse operated at SW35-15-10E in the Rural Municipality of Lac du Bonnet. The district was dissolved in 1966 and its area became part of the Agassiz School Division.

Among the teachers of Landerville School were Stanislas “Stanley” Pitre (?-1921) and Ignatius Joseph Zaborniak.

Landerville School

Landerville School (no date) by J. E. S. Dunlop
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 50.

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N50.31245, W96.11075
denoted by symbol on the map above


Lac du Bonnet topographic map, 62I/8, Edition 2, Series A743 [Archives of Manitoba].

One Hundred Years in the History of the Rural Schools of Manitoba: Their Formation, Reorganization and Dissolution (1871-1971) by Mary B. Perfect, MEd thesis, University of Manitoba, April 1978.

We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 October 2021

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