Did You Know… where this school is located? This is the Alton School. Alton school was built in 1865, and served as a country school from 1867 to 1961. It was the last country school in Dallas County. Alton school was located on Park Street northwest of Perry, near the roundhouse. Today it is located at Forest Park Museum where it was moved in 1964.

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Did You Know… this was Town & Country Days in downtown Perry.