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Harlan Schuneman attended District 62 school for grades 1 through 8. The schoolhouse stands on property he now owns.

A memorial to a country schoolhouse

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Harlan Schuneman sat at his desk in a senior college classroom and thought about the assignment he had been given: "Describe a photograph. Picture it in your mind and write about it in detail. What has happened since? What has remained the same? What has changed?


Harlan looked down at his paper and slowly began to write....

My old country schoolhouse

by Harlan Schuneman

My country school now stands deserted, in fact hardly stands at all.

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