First Publicly Owned School Building

California State Historic Landmark 538

Plaque exists. Site exists. Landmark location.

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#538 Mason Street School
First public schoolhouse in this county. Erected at this site in 1865 and known as "Mason Street School -- District No. 1" When San Diego County covered an area larger than three New England States. Restored by popular subscription in 1955.

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3966 Mason St, Old Town San Diego SHP.

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