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Southbridge high School Graduating Class 1909 at Town Hall Southbridge Massachusetts

Southbridge high School Graduating Class 1909 at Town Hall Southbridge Massachusetts

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Title:
Southbridge high School Graduating Class 1909 at Town Hall Southbridge Massachusetts
Description:
The graduating class of Southbridge High School, in 1909, is shown on the steps in front of Town Hall, Southbridge, where the school was located on the top floor. There are twenty six students in all, sixteen of which are female. The students are in formal attire - long skirts and long sleeved blouses for the girls, and suits and ties for the boys. The students are all identified. Ruth Beecher is the soon-to-be librarian. According to the annual report, Fred E. Corbin was Superintendent of Schools and Principal of the High School. A detailed view of the two sets of double doors with leaded glass, is provided. The majestical columns are towering over the students.
Creator:
Pease, Aaron, H.
Date:
1909
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Jacob Edwards Library
Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Subjects:
Southbridge High School (Southbridge, Mass.)
High schools--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Southbridge (Mass.)--Pictorial works
Historic buildings--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Historic buildings--New England
Social life and customs--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Places:
MassachusettsWorcester (county)Southbridge
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Notes:
Is part of the photographic collection of the Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org
Identifier:
38136000234888
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