Mount Pleasant School

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Update: See the stylistically similar Fremont School from October of 2019.

Converted into apartments, the Mount Pleasant School stands out as a building of high style among the low rise housing of the Dutchtown neighborhood.

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Influenced by Renaissance art, the front door and the flanking windows show the influence of Michelangelo. I love architecture like this, so innocent and eclectic in its realization.

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6 Comments Add yours

  1. Rose slattery says:

    Yes, that’s it. Pretty neat huh

  2. Rose slattery says:

    Pretty neat huh? Marge sent me a picture of her 6th grade graduation but I don’t recognize the school. Maybe a side that I never saw.

  3. Rose slattery says:

    Pretty neat huh? Marge sent me a picture of her6th grade graduation but the schl looked different to me. Maybe a side I didn’t see.

  4. Robert staten says:

    Went to school there from 1964–1967. Roger chasteney was my 7 and 8 th gr. Teacher.

    1. Chris Naffziger says:

      Thanks for sharing, Robert! So it was a junior high school?

    2. Gary Long says:

      Went there and had Mr. Chasteney in 68 and 69. He was one of my favorite teachers.

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