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Old Wooden Schoolhouse

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Description: View of an old wooden schoolhouse in a rural winter setting. Lantern slide.
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Chicago Schoolyard

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Description: Corner of a Chicago schoolyard. There is a brick wall at the border of the yard, and brick buildings are across the street. Lantern slide.
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Students at Work in Chicago

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Description: Students are working at the Chicago School of Painting and Decorating. Lantern slide.
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Man on Ladder Picking Apples

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Description: A man standing high on a ladder is picking apples from trees, and handing them down to a woman standing on the ground. There is a barrel full of applies at...
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Group Posing with Trees in Blossom

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Description: Men, women and children are posing in front of trees with pink blossoms. Farm buildings are in the background. Label on slide reads: "At McClary house, Pal...
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Farmhouse near Williams Bay

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Description: View across fence and lawn towards a farmhouse. Caption on slide reads: "Farm House near Williams Bay, Wis." Hand tinted lantern slide.
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Farm Elm

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Description: A man is posing in a horse-drawn buggy on the drive in front of a tree-lined fence. Caption on slide reads: "Farm elm near Waukesha, Wis." Hand tinted lant...
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Girls in Field with Garden Produce

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Description: Two girls, each wearing white dresses, are posing outdoors in a garden. At their feet is a box of produce (tomatoes?), and they are leaning on a sign which...
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Boy in Field with Dog

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Description: View of a boy standing in a field holding vegetables that look like eggplants. A dog is standing in the foreground, and a sign posted in the field reads: "...
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Girl with Calf

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Description: A girl is standing and holding a calf in a barn. Behind her on the wall on the left is a sign that reads: "Cook County School-Home Project — Calf." Hand ti...
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Model Houses in Schoolyard

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Description: Group of small-scale model houses on the lawn in a school yard. Hand tinted lantern slide.
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Rural Schoolhouse

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Description: View across lawn towards a rural schoolhouse near Williams Bay. Hand tinted lantern slide.
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Boy and Girl with Tomatoes

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Description: A boy and girl are posing with a box of tomatoes in a field. The sign behind them reads: "Cook Co. School — Field & Garden Club." Hand tinted lantern slide...
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Girls in Classroom

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Description: A group of girls and a woman are standing and sitting together in a classroom working with fabric, in the Tinley Park School District." Hand tinted lantern...
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Boy and Girl with Cart Full of Vegetables

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Description: A boy and girl are standing around a cart loaded with vegetables, next to a sign that reads: "Community Garden, Cook County, Dist. 124." Hand tinted lanter...
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Two Boys and a Girl Sifting Fruit or Vegetables

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Description: Two boys and a girl are standing at bins set up in a field. They are sorting fruit or vegetables. A sign on the ground in the front reads: "Cook County Sch...
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Girl Sitting at Piano

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Description: A girl is sitting at a piano. A sign on the piano reads: "Cook County School-Home Project — Music." Hand tinted lantern slide. Hand tinted lantern slide.
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Boy Delivering Newsapers

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Description: A boy is delivering a newspaper to the front step of a house. The sign on the newspaper bag reads: "Cook County School-Home Project — Business." Hand tinte...
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Boy Sitting on Horseback in Cornfield

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Description: A boy is sitting on horseback in a cornfield holding an ear of corn, near a sign that reads: "Cook County School Home Project Garden." Hand tinted lantern...
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Geese in Garden

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Description: Flock of geese in a garden. Haystacks are in the background. Hand tinted lantern slide.

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