The History of the Friedensfeld School District


Friesen, Orly; Irma Neudorf


Friesen, Orly; Irma Neudorf. The History of the Friedensfeld School District. [Rosthern, Saskatchewan]: Privately Printed, 1975. First Edition, First Printing. pp. 123. 4to. Illustrated beige card covers. Replete with many black-and-white maps, photographs, portraits, charts, tables, illustrations, et al. A rich local history of the school district and the families living within it complete with a listing of the names of all teachers, pupils, superintendants, school board members (including the various chairmen, trustees, and secretaries) for the years of 1900-01 through to 1961. Lightest edgewear, very faint tide-marks to the right margin of the initial few pages (not affecting text) otherwise overwhelmingly bright, clean, and unmarked. Exceedingly rare in commerce. Corresponds to OCLC #25445325 indicating only two institutional holdings. Not in LAC/BAC, Peel at time of cataloguing. Card Covers. A comprehensive history of the Friedensfeld School District (located in Rosthern, Saskatchewan) from its origins as a one-room school house in 1900 until 1961. Fromt the preface: “This book is dedicated to the people of the Friedensfeld School District, and the students. All did their part in building a strong, stable community. People from this district are now living in many parts of the world and are still carrying with them the influence of experiences in the Friedensfeld area”. (#2043) $145.00