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[5 - Early 1900's Rural Hancock County Ohio Schoolhouse Photos]

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[5 - Early 1900's Rural Hancock County Ohio Schoolhouse Photos]

75.00

A group of five different, early 20th Century school class photographs, 4 identified as rural Hancock County, Ohio (likely one-room) schoolhouses in Marion and Liberty Townships. With one, the only capturing an African-American student, unidentified (though acquired along with the others and likely of Hancock County as well). 

Identifying information is visible to a chalkboard in the image to three, one with a notation to verso, one unidentified.

Coon School ; 1915-1916 ; O.E. Struble, teacher (verso notation)

Coon's School / March 14, 1914

Dist. No. 5 / Liberty Twp. / Hancock, O.

Marion School / Ohio District No. 8 / [?]Grace Woodruff[?] / Tr. [Marion Township, likely]

A revealing and evocative group of early 20th Century, rural Ohioana photography. 

[Photography] : [Ohioana] : [Rural Education]. [Group of 5 Rural Hancock County, Ohio School Class Photographs]. Hancock County, Ohio: [ca. 1914-1916]. 5 silver print black and white photographs, each adhered to an enlarged card mount. Mount dimensions from approximately 6" x 8" to 9" x 11." Some mild handling wear. Largest with manuscript notation to verso. Overall each about very good.

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A group of five different, early 20th Century school class photographs, 4 identified as rural Hancock County, Ohio (likely one-room) schoolhouses in Marion and Liberty Townships. With one, the only capturing an African-American student, unidentified (though acquired along with the others and likely of Hancock County as well). 

Identifying information is visible to a chalkboard in the image to three, one with a notation to verso, one unidentified.

Coon School ; 1915-1916 ; O.E. Struble, teacher (verso notation)

Coon's School / March 14, 1914

Dist. No. 5 / Liberty Twp. / Hancock, O.

Marion School / Ohio District No. 8 / [?]Grace Woodruff[?] / Tr. [Marion Township, likely]

A revealing and evocative group of early 20th Century, rural Ohioana photography. 

[Photography] : [Ohioana] : [Rural Education]. [Group of 5 Rural Hancock County, Ohio School Class Photographs]. Hancock County, Ohio: [ca. 1914-1916]. 5 silver print black and white photographs, each adhered to an enlarged card mount. Mount dimensions from approximately 6" x 8" to 9" x 11." Some mild handling wear. Largest with manuscript notation to verso. Overall each about very good.