6th Ward School in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893

Description:

Photograph of a large group of schoolchildren with their teacher in front of the 6th Ward School House in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893. There are twenty-five boys, seventeen girls and one teacher. Some of the boys are seated or kneeling in the front row and the girls are taking up most of the middle row, standing. The boys are wearing knickers and jackets with boots and the girls are wearing dresses with jackets. There is a very large wooden door and arched doorway behind the group.

Creator(s): Bryant Studio
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1893  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 255
Past 30 days: 1
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Bryant Studio

Ft. Worth, Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1893
  • Digitized: May 9, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1893  
Description:

Photograph of a large group of schoolchildren with their teacher in front of the 6th Ward School House in Ft. Worth, Texas in 1893. There are twenty-five boys, seventeen girls and one teacher. Some of the boys are seated or kneeling in the front row and the girls are taking up most of the middle row, standing. The boys are wearing knickers and jackets with boots and the girls are wearing dresses with jackets. There is a very large wooden door and arched doorway behind the group.

Physical Description:

One photographic image, b&w: 9.5 in. X 9.25 in.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): School children | Little Boys | Little Girls | Girls | Boys | Entryways | Doorways | Doors | Wooden Doors | Knickers | Boots | Jackets | Dresses | Pinafores
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-4-7-13
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38552
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public