Cherry Fest



"I was eager to start teaching.  I sewed curtains and put up attractive bulletin boards.  We went on a field trip in October to bring back birds nests, feathers, plants, seeds and even a small tree that we planted in the school yard."


Verna (Abrahamson) Weber

Teacher at Washington School





Volume 2 Jacksonport Historical SocietyVolume Two

The second book published by the Jacksonport Historical Society in 1999 is entitled Jacksonport Through The Generations – Schools and Teachers, Volume Two. This book is illustrated and includes the history of the four school districts in Jacksonport township, and the stories and anecdotes shared by many of the teachers who taught in the schools. Also included in our book is a list of teachers of each school district beginning as early as 1869, through the consolidation in 1960. Family members and students have also contributed stories and memories of their school days. The names of the teachers of the school districts in this volume are too numerous to list. The school districts are as follows:

  • Jacksonport District One
  • Farview District Two
  • Groveland District Three
  • Washington District Four

Ordering information:

Book price: US $27.50 including shipping.


DVD price: US $22.25 including shipping.  Please indicate which school presentation you are ordering at check out.



Make checks payable to the Jacksonport Historical Society, Inc. and send to:

Mary Kaye

Jacksonport Historical Society Treasurer
5418 Sylvan View Circle
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

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