Sapelo Island Schoolhouse

Sapelo Island, Georgia

Virginia Horton, who once lived on Sapelo and attended school on the island around 1935, believes this may have been the schoolhouse. Though I was told by a resident that it was the old post office, I’ll defer to the memory of someone who lived there at the time…stay tuned for more updates!

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5 responses to “Sapelo Island Schoolhouse

  1. Virginia O. Horton

    Could this have been used as the school house? there was such a building used as a school house in 1935. At that time the post office was at the commissary.

  2. Virginia O. Horton

    Marie Olsen was the post mistress at the time. The mail boat came to a dock near the commissary. If that building is located near the house that the Louis Olsens lived in then it was a school house. I know that I had a few weeks of 6th grade in that school before we left the island that time.

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