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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Tarno School No. 1741 (RM of Bifrost)

The Tarno School District was organized formally in March 1914 and a schoolhouse operated at SE29-23-3E in the Rural Municipality of Bifrost. The district was dissolved in 1966 and its catchment area became part of the Riverton Consolidated School District and later the Evergreen School Division.

Among the teachers of Tarno School was Peter M. Onysko.

Tarno School

Tarno School (no date) by H. D. Cumming
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 26.

Tarno School

Tarno School (no date) by H. D. Cumming
Source: Archives of Manitoba, School Inspectors Photographs,
GR8461, A0233, C131-3, page 26.

Site Location (lat/long): N51.00879, W97.13737
denoted by symbol on the map above

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Ledwyn Pioneers Monument (RM of Bifrost)

Sources:

School District Formation Files [Tarno School District No. 1741], GR1688, E0027, 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.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 March 2015

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