[Children Playing Hopscotch]

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Photograph of a group of children running around in a small room, jumping and playing hopscotch. "Hop Scotch" is written beneath the bottom left corner of the mounted image, and "Joe Clark, H.B.S.S." is signed beneath the bottom right corner. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional information and photos can be found in the pdf document "Life Magazine HBSS Photos" pages 198-199. This photo appears full page in LIFE magazine. January 5, 1959. Pages 37-38. "Hipped on Hopscotch" "Saint Elmo Elementary pupils in Chatanooga, Tenn. must be the happiest-hopscotch school in the U.S." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe ... continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 16 in.

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Clark, Joe August 1959.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Clark Family Photography Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 11 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a group of children running around in a small room, jumping and playing hopscotch. "Hop Scotch" is written beneath the bottom left corner of the mounted image, and "Joe Clark, H.B.S.S." is signed beneath the bottom right corner. Narrative by Junebug Clark: Additional information and photos can be found in the pdf document "Life Magazine HBSS Photos" pages 198-199. This photo appears full page in LIFE magazine. January 5, 1959. Pages 37-38. "Hipped on Hopscotch" "Saint Elmo Elementary pupils in Chatanooga, Tenn. must be the happiest-hopscotch school in the U.S." Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS

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1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 16 in.

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Digitization of this item was sponsored by a grant from The Headliners Foundation.

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Clark Family Photography Collection

This seminal work of visual storytelling represents the extensive Clark family archives from the golden age of American photography. Their work has featured in Life Magazine, National Geographic, Look and Newsweek.

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  • August 1959

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  • Feb. 26, 2015, 12:30 p.m.

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Clark, Joe. [Children Playing Hopscotch], photograph, August 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc499916/: accessed February 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.