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Little White Schoolhouse
- Also Known As: Birthplace of the Republican Party
- Address: Blackburn and Blossom Sts
- Vicinity: SE corner
|The Little White Schoolhouse is built at the corner of Blackburn and East Fond du Lac Streets. It was championed as part of a wider education initiative by Alvan Bovay.
|We went into the little meeting, Whigs, Free Soilers, and Democrats. We came out Republicans, and we were the first Republicans in the Union. - Alvan E Bovay
|People meet at the Little White Schoolhouse on Blackburn Street to organize opposition to the Kansas-Nebraska Bill and form a great irresistible Northern party to consolidate all shades of antislavery opinion under the name Republican.
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|Subsequently moved to the Ripon College campus, where it remained from 1906 to 1941, and relocated one more time, Little White Schoolhouse is returned to Blackburn Street in 1941.
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