Wilson Academy


Wilson Academy was founded by Colonel William Wilson and chartered June 12, 1881.  The building was used from 1885 to 1897 as a private school. June 28, 1897 it became a public High School.  the building was used until 1909.  It is currently a private residence, much the way it started out.  Colonel Wilson's portrait hangs in the Angelica Free Library.

Story & photo by Bob Dorsey