Going to School

In the 1930s and 40s, with limited bus transportation in the Cuyahoga Valley, many students walked or shared a ride to school. The roads were unpaved; dirt and snow made walking or driving slow and messy. Nevertheless, most children enjoyed learning and making use of the school playground.

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Students and teacher in front of Ghent schoolhouse, Bath Township, 1911.
Students and teacher in front of Ghent schoolhouse, Bath Township, 1911.

Courtesy/Bath Township Historical Society

 
 
 
 
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