School Project Displays

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Copy photograph of two images of student projects on display at the Abilene Civic Center. The left image shows the project, "Motor Lab," by a student of Locust Elementary School. The display consists of a model train on a tabletop. Behind the table is a wall covered with criss-crossing train tracks. The word "Locust" can be seen on the table. The right image shows the project, "Schoolroom of Yesteryear," by a student of Dyess Elementary School. The display consists of four children in desks and frontier-era clothing. Pictures of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington can be seen on the wall ... continued below

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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Creator: Unknown. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Photograph Collection and one other and was provided by Hardin-Simmons University Library 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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Description

Copy photograph of two images of student projects on display at the Abilene Civic Center. The left image shows the project, "Motor Lab," by a student of Locust Elementary School. The display consists of a model train on a tabletop. Behind the table is a wall covered with criss-crossing train tracks. The word "Locust" can be seen on the table. The right image shows the project, "Schoolroom of Yesteryear," by a student of Dyess Elementary School. The display consists of four children in desks and frontier-era clothing. Pictures of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington can be seen on the wall behind.

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1 photograph : negative, b&w ; 4 x 5 in.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 83-03686a-83
  • Accession or Local Control No: 83-03686b-83
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth54315

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Abilene Photograph Collection

These more than 10,000 images range from the early 20th century to the present and capture Abilene's rich history, including public events, community members, homes, businesses, churches, and ranches.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • Oct. 21, 2009, 10:23 p.m.

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  • April 10, 2013, 11:36 a.m.

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School Project Displays, photograph, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth54315/: accessed October 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hardin-Simmons University Library.