Here on an scouting trip to New Mexico, I ran into a very good book that describes the early development of education in New Mexico.

Now, Carl School building was already 40 some years old when New Mexico became a state.  So much of the development of schools in New Mexico followed the experience of that in more mature states.

Here is the cover of the book, paid $1 for it at a used book sale:

P1010230I have hunted for books on Michigan schools like this for some time but found none.

Speaking about old buildings, how do you like this old Presbyterian Church in Taiban, New Mexico?

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