Thomas Indian School. Arbor Day Exercises

Silver gelatin photograph of students and teachers gathered for Arbor Day school exercises and fair exhibits. The setting is outdoors in an open field. A wooden A-frame stands to the right of the group with an American flag suspended. In the distant background, a water tower can be seen. In front of the group, there are freshly planted saplings. Some students are dressed in costumes. Ca. 1900, 5 x 7 1/2", mounted.
Date Original
circa 1900
New York (State). Dept. of Social Services.
Series A1913-77, Thomas Indian School, Photographs of Activities and Facilities, ca.1895-1955. Photograph no. 87.
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Geographic Locations

Erie County