Louise Giddens and school kids

Description:

Photograph of Rose Kipp, Ella Rentz, Emma Gordon, Dorothy White, and several unidentified children. This is a picture of the school children at the school that John Henry Kipp, Sr. started.

The teacher, Louise Giddens, is the tallest woman in the picture.
The girl next to the teacher is Ella Kipp the oldest of John Henry Kipp, Jr's children and the boy on the other side of the teacher is Henry Kipp. The girl next to Henry is Elva or Elvie Kipp. The girl in front of Elvie and Henry is Leota Kipp. The girl in the back next to Elvie is Rose Kipp and the boy next to her is John Lee (called Lee) Kipp. All of the children named were the children of John Henry Kipp, Jr.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Galveston County - Kemah
Creation Date: c. 1911-12  
Partner(s):
Kemah Historical Society
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 155
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1911-12
  • Digitized: February 15, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Galveston County - Kemah
Description:

Photograph of Rose Kipp, Ella Rentz, Emma Gordon, Dorothy White, and several unidentified children. This is a picture of the school children at the school that John Henry Kipp, Sr. started.

The teacher, Louise Giddens, is the tallest woman in the picture.
The girl next to the teacher is Ella Kipp the oldest of John Henry Kipp, Jr's children and the boy on the other side of the teacher is Henry Kipp. The girl next to Henry is Elva or Elvie Kipp. The girl in front of Elvie and Henry is Leota Kipp. The girl in the back next to Elvie is Rose Kipp and the boy next to her is John Lee (called Lee) Kipp. All of the children named were the children of John Henry Kipp, Jr.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print : b&w ; 4 x 6 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Kemah, Texas | children | Dorothy White | Emma Gordon | Ella Rentz | Rose Kipp
Partner:
Kemah Historical Society
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: KHS 33
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth21938
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public