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Hall School Graduation June 1916 (1)

Hall School Graduation June 1916 (1)


Nineteen girls wear white dresses and white shoes both high and low styles, and seven boys wear suits, shirts with stiff collars, and most wear light colored ties. While many girls wear large bows at the back of their hair, one girl in the third row wears a headband. They all hold their diplomas and decorative ribbons are attached to their clothing. Names on the back of photo numbered 1-26 left to right are: Wm. Vry, Rosa (Ross?) Stoker, Emma Geistert, Helen Roorda, Clara Westveer, Gertrude Swart, Hazel Watson, ? Van Belkum, Elizabeth Ritzema, Nellie Jasperse, Daniel Reminga, Gerald Rocks, Ethel Gezon, Lucia Smith, Thelma Robson, Emily Snyder, Fred Bennett, Anna VanDyk, Jean Shireling, Nina Jurris, Harry Paul, Helen Spoelstra, Marie Stroosnyder, Conrad Spoelstra, Andrew Scott, Henrietta Spaandra.


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

Title by cataloger. See Hall School Graduation June 1916 (2) for the handwritten list of names transcribed in the description above.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI

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Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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