Hibbing High School And Its History
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Hibbing High School And Its History:
Enjoy a 55 minute video tour of the most magnificenthigh school in the nation, hailed on itsdedication day of January 28, 1924, as the“Richest Gem in Minnesota’s Educational Crown.”
A video history of the founding and moving of theoriginal village of North Hibbing is also included,as are rarely seen photographs of the building ofHibbing High School.
Built at a cost of nearly four million dollars, this fabled Castle in the Wildernessstands as a tribuite to the artistic and educational values of a generation.
See for yourself what four million dollars in 1920 money can buy–solid marblewalls and stairs, nationally registered works of art, elaborately coloredrococo decorations, and a host of educational and cultural opportunities.
This DVD takes viewers on an overall tour of the school, includingportions–the superstructure above the auditorium ceiling, the dropsfor the stage, the organ loft with its 1,949 pipes, the projection booth,the original swimming pool–not seen by any casual tourist.
Produced and Edited by Larry RyanResearched and Narrated by Dan Bergan