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School room with teacher and pupils

PC001.04.02.TMP.019 (RS18430)

Description

Schoolroom at Canterbury Shaker Village. On the right side of the picture is the teacher, who is seated behind a cloth covered desk. She is looking at a book, from the stack of books on the left of the desk. Left of her desk and in the forefront of the picture is a table on which stands a globe. To the right of the desk, and across the room, three students, two boys and one girl are seated. Across from the teacher and seated behind student desks, are a group of young boys and girls. The room is decorated with maps and charts, etc. "Very young boys attended classes with girls during the summer. The large broadside served as a teaching aid in elocution lessons." (The Shaker Image, 2nd edition, p. 84). Photographer: W. G. C. Kimball, Concord, is printed on the right and left margins of the card.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date Notes
1870s-1910s
Physical Description
1 stereograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000261
AccessID: 407
Other identifier: HNEDID-000261
GUSN
195089
Reference Code
PC001.04.02.TMP.019

Record details

Originator
Kimball, W. G. C., 1843-1916 (photographer)
Other Organizations
Shakers
Descriptive Terms
Shaker (Christian sect)
classrooms
desks
education
elementary education
elementary schools (buildings)
maps
phonetics
public buildings
reading
students
tables (support furniture)
teachers
terrestrial globes
Material Type
photographs
posters
stereographs
Subjects
phonetics
school children
schoolroom desks
textbooks
visual aids
wall maps
Places
Shaker Village (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Canterbury (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Location Note
Stereo Views: Subjects: Occupations and Pastimes: School Teachers

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