Black History Album .... The Way We Were
Graduation Day | 1939 By James Van Der Zee (1886-1983). Gelatin silver print, hand colored, 1939 via Museum of the International Center of Photography. Gift of The Sandor Family Collection, 2000 Black...
One Room Schoolhouses Closed – On 'This Date In Central Minnesota History'
One room school houses are an image the majority of Minnesotans are familiar with. Either visiting one on a field trip or actually having attended a similar school, the image is a fond one of our Minnesotan roots. For the single room, furnished simply with a globe, maps hung over the blackboard, desks, and a wood burning stove, was the place for students of various ages to learn.
Boston City Archives
Classroom of Miss Kate Hobart. 1892 November 11, , Horace Mann School, (Collection #420.047), City of Boston Archives This work is free of known copyright restrictions. Please attribute to City of...
Southworth and Hawes | [Students from the Emerson School for Girls] | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Boston partnership of Southworth and Hawes produced the finest portrait daguerreotypes in America for a clientele that included leading political, intellectual, and artistic figures. This full-plate daguerreotype shows the students of the most prominent school for young women in Boston, established in 1823 by George Barrell Emerson, second cousin of the poet and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson
Frances Benjamin Johnston
Frances Benjamin Johnston was one of the earliest women photographers. She did a lot of photographs of schoolchildren, some of which are posted in this set. There's a large collection of her work online (in raw form) at the Library of Congress. 2nd Division grade school pupils examining a mailbox 6 girls in art class, drawing at easels, Eastern High School, Washington, DC, 1899 Academie Julian, Paris, group of art students, 1885 African American children and teacher in classroom studying…
Marion Post Wolcott: Mountain School, Kentucky
. Detail of bridge over creek made by mountaineer near school in Breathitt County, Kentucky : photo by Marion Post Wolcott, July/August ...
A 'schultüte' - or a 'zuckertüte' is a big paper (and later plastic) cone filled with toys, chocolate, candies, school supplies, and various other goodies. It is given to children to make this anxiously awaited first day of school a little bit sweeter
Print Collection - Fresh Air Class Rest Hour in Snuggies
Fresh air class in Public School #51 of Manhattan, N.Y. City, Rest hour. Photographed in 1911 by Jessie Tarbox Beals. Summary: Children wrapped in blankets, lying on cots.