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Freedom School Class

Date: 1964
Description: A group of African American students participating in a Freedom School class outdoors during Freedom Summer. The class, which was held on Tougaloo College...

Kids Drinking Milk in School

Date: 1921
Description: Classroom full of school children drinking milk at Washington school.

Myles Horton

Description: Seated group observes Myles Horton making notes.

Student Leadership Conference

Date: May 04 1962
Description: Student Leadership Conference, May 4-6, including Ella Baker (front row, far left), Carl Braden (second row, hands clasped around knees), Anne Braden (seco...

Graduation Ceremony

Description: Group of graduates in robes lined up outdoors.

Country Dale School Classroom

Date: November 25 1966
Description: In a view from beneath a television stand, seventh grade students are listening to a lecture in their classroom at Country Dale school.

Longfellow School 4th Grade

Date: 1930
Description: View of the Longfellow School's 4th grade class seated at their desks as their teacher stands at the back of the classroom.

Young Boy with Lunch Box on School Grounds

Date: May 1928
Description: A young boy holding a lunch box has his hand on his head while standing on the grounds of Viall School.

Double Wedding

Date: January 17 1980
Description: High school students stage a mock double wedding in their Family Living class.

Classroom Activities

Date: April 07 1961
Description: Elementary school students paying various levels of attention to classwork in the classroom.

Classroom Reading

Date: February 04 1957
Description: Classroom reading activities at school.

Trouble Shooting

Date: September 29 1962
Description: Electronics training at the United School of Electronic Trades gives a student the opportunity to trouble shoot problems.

Electronic Voltametric Apparatus

Date: August 27 1982
Description: Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. provides an opportunity for a university engineering student to have hands-on experience and instruction from a company re...

Fred Albert Quilling, as a Pharmacist

Date: 1905
Description: Fred Albert Quilling, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a pharmacist, holding a large mortar and pestle. Part of a yearbook cr...

Jennie B. Kyle, as a Nun

Date: 1905
Description: Jennie (Jane) A. Kyle, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a nun. Part of a yearbook created by classmate Albert Hansen, based o...

William C. Klatt, as a Physician

Date: 1905
Description: William C. Klatt, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a physician operating on a disembodied head. Darkroom manipulation was use...

Esther Eloise McGilvra, as a Swimmer

Date: 1905
Description: Esther Eloise McGilvra, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a swimmer, next to a wooden diving board. Part of a yearbook created...

Electronics Class

Date: October 30 1963
Description: Two electronics students in class studying.

Hospital Care

Date: 1950
Description: University of Wisconsin-Whitewater students care for a patient at the Fort Atkinson Hospital.

Gross Anatomy

Date: 1902
Description: Medical students dissect a cadaver at the Chicago College of Physicians and Surgeons, University of Illinois. Surnames on the students' aprons include: Cor...

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