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Historic Sites of Manitoba: La Rochelle School No. 1133 (RM of DeSalaberry)

This monument in the Rural Municipality of DeSalaberry, erected in July 1992, commemorates La Rochelle School, which operated at this site between June 1901 and January 1962. It was consolidated into St. Malo Consolidated School No. 2398. Nearby is a monument for the Catellier-Gratton family.

Ecole La Rochelle

Ecole La Rochelle (no date) by James Tod
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-2, page 64.

La Rochelle School commemorative monument

La Rochelle School commemorative monument (September 2010)
Source: Gordon Goldsborough

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.35480, W96.97781
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

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.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 January 2021

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