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Local History Documentary:

One Room, Many Stories: Schoolhouse Memories
Teaching & Learning in One-room Schools in the U.P.

One Room, Many Stories DVDOne-room schoolhouses once peppered the countryside; now they are near extinction with only two still operating in the Upper Peninsula. In this WNMU-TV production, hear stories from those who taught and learned in one-room schoolhouses in the U.P.

Also, witness never before seen archival film footage of teachers telling their tales of one-room schoolhouses, dating back to 1918. Based on the book, "The Diary of an Isle Royale School Teacher," by Dorothy Peterman Simonson.

Includes the 40-minute program, as seen on Public TV 13, plus special features. Recorded in stereo. © 2002 WNMU-TV

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