School room with teacher and pupils

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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

classrooms
elementary schools (buildings)
Shaker (Christian sect)
teachers
students
terrestrial globes
maps
phonetics
elementary education
reading
public buildings
desks
tables (support furniture)
education
posters
stereographs
photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000261
AccessID 407
Other identifier HNEDID-000261

Physical Description

1 stereograph

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.04.02.TMP.019

Date Notes

1870s-1910s

Places

Shaker Village (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)
Canterbury (Merrimack county, New Hampshire)

Record Details

Originator

Kimball, W. G. C., 1843-1916 (photographer)

Material Type

posters
stereographs
photographs

Other Organizations

Shakers

Subjects

phonetics
school children
schoolroom desks
textbooks
visual aids
wall maps

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Stereo Views: Subjects: Occupations and Pastimes: School Teachers