Pupils of old "stone" school in Queenston


Description
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Creator:
Hedges, R. E., Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Sepia colour old photograph of unidentified school children.The students are standing, sitting on chairs or grass, with their teacher/principal Charles R. Kilkenny, carrying a small child in his arms. There is a fragment of a large stone block building and small shed in the background.
Not dated, probably taken between 1891 and 1901.
Notes:
The old stone school was built in 1844 and Charles R. Kilkenny was principal of the school from 1891 till the Laura Secord Memorial School was built in 1914-15. He continued as principal in the new school until his retirement in June 1918.
Inscriptions:
Reverse (stamp of photographer):
"Mr. R. E. Hedges,
Attercliffe, Ontario"
Date of Original:
1900s
Dimensions:
Width: 30 cm
Height: 25 cm
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 21cm
Image Height: 16.5cm
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Kilkenny, Charles R. (1862-19?)
Local identifier:
QC00060
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
Donor:
Huggins, Jean A. E. (1895-1989)
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0
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Pupils of old "stone" school in Queenston


Sepia colour old photograph of unidentified school children.The students are standing, sitting on chairs or grass, with their teacher/principal Charles R. Kilkenny, carrying a small child in his arms. There is a fragment of a large stone block building and small shed in the background.
Not dated, probably taken between 1891 and 1901.