|Catalog Number||WF 0660|
|Caption||Guemes Island school|
Student body of Guemes Island School, District 21, 1934-35.
Back Row - Clarence Rolph, Earl Cahail, Bud Strom, Louise Merchant, Jeanne Williamson,
2nd Row from back - Emil Freeman, Earl Blackinton, Kenneth Birch, Dick Latimer, Howard
Schlagel, Gordon Showalter, Louis Padovan
Front Row - ?, ?, Anna Mae Freeman, Ray Forrester, Agnes Shoultz, Olive Strom, Alma Zehner
Gordon Showalter grew up to become a well-known dancer and choreographer; see WF 4699. Bud Strom became mayor of Anacortes in 1960; see WF 0660.
The Guemes Island School District consolidated with the Anacortes School District in 1948, with only grades K-3 remaining on Guemes Island. The older children were then bussed to Anacortes. In 1962, the Guemes Island School closed for good.
|Collection||Wallie Funk Collection|
Place - Guemes Island
Organization - School
|Credit line||Donated by Wallie Funk, Wallie Funk Collection|
FREEMAN, Anna Mae
PADOVAN, Louie "Louis"
SHOWALTER, Gordon Lyle
STROM, Eugene Alton "Bud", Dr./Mayor
|Place||Guemes Island, WA|
|Object Name||Print, Photographic|