Students at Banks School


Students at Banks School


Sepia-toned image of a group of school students standing on the porch and a temporary step outside of their building. Most of the boys wear coats and pants, some wear short pants and one boy has a ruffled collar. The girls wear print and patterned dresses of varying fabrics, and most wear their hair pulled back from their faces. Two men stand at the left of the group, one just visible behind the other. The school has broken out windows and an open door.
[front] [pen] Birt Friday [arrow pointing up at student.] Fred Ennis. [back] Birt, Deette 27. Back Row: Cecil Heltzel, Priss Williams, May Thornburg, Bertha Hayden, Stella Soehren, Harry Bradley, Walter Harman, cont. back row Orville Wilkes, Otis Harley, Pete Van Der Zanden (Teacher Mr. Burke) Geo. Dooley (Director) in back. 2nd Row, from back. Eva Shiffer, Bess Shepard, DeEtte Friday, Louise Mauss, Mary Vander Zanden, Rose Mauss, Edgar Harman. Bottom row: Fred Ennis, Earl Dooley, Oscar Shiffer, Emmett Shiffer, Birt Friday, Phil Parmley, Albert Van Der Zanden, Tom Soehren, Martin Van Der Zanden, Lester Soehren.

Date Created

circa 1890s


albumen prints






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