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Date: October 06 1971
Description: Early childhood classroom in which two volunteer teachers are instructing children.

Boys Wearing Funny Hats

Date: April 28 1961
Description: Three boys stand at the front of their classroom and read aloud the story, "The Funny Hats" while wearing funny hats.

Mrs. Jenkins' Schoolroom

Date: 1895
Description: View of an elementary school classroom with two-seater desks. American flags and bunting complete the decor.

Paper Plate Imposters

Date: November 10 1966
Description: First grade students look at likenesses of themselves seated at their desks. They created these by drawing their faces on paper plates, attaching them to...

Summer Dreamin'

Date: March 27 1989
Description: Laura Allaway, Daniel Hirsh, Sarah Dionisopolous, and Abigail Lank enjoying a picnic and beach party during the Family After School Program at Henry Clay E...

Raised Hands in Class

Date: November 01 1968
Description: Students raising hands to answer a question in class. The boy in the foreground wears a necktie and looks particularly eager to be called on.

All-City Mothers' Club Dinner Committee

Date: June 01 1947
Description: Four women sitting together. Caption from The Capital Times: "Shown above are members of the social planning committee of the Marquette school Mothe...

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