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Portrait of "Jun R.2" class on steps of Victoria School, Kitchener


Description
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Creator:
Denton, Ernest, 1883-1957, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Professional black and white group portrait photograph, on mat, of a class of 37 students with their teacher posed on the steps of Victoria Public School in Kitchener, Ontario. A slate board on the step, on the left, identifies the group as "Jun R.2." They appear to grades 4 or 5 in age and most are named on the back of the photograph.

The phrase "Denton Photo" is imprinted on the mat.
Notes:
Names of identified children from back of photo.

Top row, left to right: [unidentified], Wilfred Shedewhitz, Lorne Weick, [unidentified], Bill Bernhart, Harry Bott, Aubrey Bean

Second row, left to right: Charles Blaine, Art Goldsworthy, Wilfred Nihls, Stan Dickert, Harry Miglarani, Ben Obsey, [unidentified]

Third row, left to right: Dorothy Schaefer, Florence Migdal, Marg Loree, Teacher, [unidentified], Alice Miller, Dorothy Becker

Fourth row, left to right: [?] Obsey, [unidentified], Florence Bucher, Dorothy Besserer, Gertrude Dipple, [unidentified], Celia Hoff, [unidentified], [unidentified]

Fifth (front) row, left to right: Garth Rutledge, Gord Sim, Raymond Harlock, Bob Klem, [identified], Howard Mackie, Harry Lehman, Clayt Schacht

Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955.

This photograph is in fair condition: mounted on decorative beige mat board. Board is well-worn at corners & bottom edge; both mat and photo have scuffs, spots, & soiled surfaces.
Date of Original:
14 May 1923
Dimensions:
Width: 22.5 cm
Height: 17.4 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 15.5cm
Image Height: 10.2cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Shedewhitz, Wilfred ; Weick, Lorne ; Bernhart, Bill ; Bott, Harry ; Bean, Aubrey ; Blaine, Charles ; Goldsworthy, Art ; Nihls, Wilfred ; Dickert, Stan ; Miglarani, Harry ; Obsey, Ben ; Schaefer, Dorothy ; Migdal, Florence ; Loree, Marg ; Miller, Alice ; Becker, Dorothy ; Bucher, Florence ; Besserer, Dorothy ; Dipple, Gertrude ; Hoff, Celia ; Rutledge, Garth ; Sim, Gord ; Harlock, Raymond ; Klem, Bob ; Mackie, Howard ; Lehman, Harry ; Schacht, Clayt
Corporate Name(s):
Victoria Public School
Local identifier:
P010099
Collection:
Waterloo Historical Society
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original:
PB11
Terms of Use:
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
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Portrait of "Jun R.2" class on steps of Victoria School, Kitchener


Professional black and white group portrait photograph, on mat, of a class of 37 students with their teacher posed on the steps of Victoria Public School in Kitchener, Ontario. A slate board on the step, on the left, identifies the group as "Jun R.2." They appear to grades 4 or 5 in age and most are named on the back of the photograph.

The phrase "Denton Photo" is imprinted on the mat.