Sod Roofed One Room Log School House

Sod Roofed One Room Log School House

Photo of sketch of first schoolhouse in Maquoketa which was originally built as a blacksmith shop by pioneer settler, J.E. Goodenow. Building had sod roof. ca. 1900 (photograph). Photographer: Cundill, Maquoketa, Iowa.

Used with permission of the State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines.

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