|Title||Renton schoolhouse exterior showing students and teachers near front entrance, Renton, between 1871 and 1876 |
|Date||ca. 1874 |
|Notes||First downtown grade school, built in 1871 at 3rd and Main. The school originally housed 12 pupils; by 1876 there were 82 pupils. [Renton Historical Society note].|
The school was replaced by a larger school in 1876 [source of note: Morda C. Slauson. Renton: From Coal to Jets].
Pupils in photo include: Belle Uder, Ed Sutton, Albert Sutton, Mattie Thomson, Mary Ann Flynn, Kate Flynn, Nel Duncalf, Frank Rhodes [Renton Historical Society note].
Handwritten on verso: Renton school house; I am on the bottom steps --Belle Green.
Printed on verso: Mr. And Mrs. Jerome V. Faull.
Renton Historical Society has a 35 mm negative of the original print on file.
|Subjects||School children--Washington (State)--Renton|
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Renton |
|Digital Collection||Renton Historical Museum Photograph Collection |
|Serial Number||457 |
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|Credit Line||Image 457, Courtesy of the Renton Historical Society, Renton. |
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|Repository||Renton Historical Museum |
|Repository Collection||Renton Historical Museum Collection |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 2 5/8 x 4 1/4 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixel wide TIFF image in 24-bit RGB, resized to 640 pixels in width and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |