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Hall School Graduation January 1916 (1)

Hall School Graduation January 1916 (1)


Eight girls, wearing ankle-length white dresses, and five boys wearing suits poses with their diplomas. Wearing a large bow at the back of the hair is still stylish as it was in 1907, and the girls in the front row wear black high-button shoes. Each student has a decorative ribbon pinned to their clothing. Jan, 1916. Names from the back of photo numbered 1-13 and listed left-right are: Miner VanderLey, Cornelius Olthouse, Tessie Patterson, Rena Postema, Jacoba Schipper, Clarence Dood, Bernard Motman, Harriet Greenwald, Clara Gooendal, Anna DeYoung, Allen Stop, Gertrude Lokerse, Wm. Lyon.


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TitleHall School Graduation January 1916 (1)
FormatPhotograph 6 1/2 X 8 in.

Title by cataloger. See Hall School Graduation January 1916 (2) for the handwritten names that have been transcribed in the description above.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Community Archives and Research Center (CARC), Grand Rapids, MI.

InstitutionCommunity Archives and Research Center (CARC)
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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