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Mason's
School
Mason's School
. Charley Gain, teacher.

Negative Number: 0846 08
Collection: G. Walter Kibler


Luxemburg
School
Luxemburg School
. Roland and David Park, early 1930s.

Negative Number: 0866 09
Collection: Nova Funk


Topsy
School
Topsy School
. Topsy School, Branch Mountain.

Negative Number: 0879 07
Collection: Elizabeth Mathias


Gregory's
Run School
Gregory's Run School
. 1928.

Negative Number: 1088 14
Collection: Doris M. Lynch


Folson
School
Folson School
. 1900.

Negative Number: 1120 03
Collection: Clarksburg - Lyon/Kincaid


No. 7 Dye
School
No. 7 Dye School
. Ten Mile, circa 1900.

Negative Number: 1120 04
Collection: Clarksburg - Lyon/Kincaid


Walker
School
Walker School
. Teacher John Scarbro.

Negative Number: 1166 07
Collection: Fayette County Historical Society


Public School
Building
Public School Building
. Backus.

Negative Number: 1166 11
Collection: Fayette County Historical Society


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. "Stuart vs. Lochgelly", x indicates Miss Xanie Koontz, circa 1911.

Negative Number: 1166 12
Collection: Fayette County Historical Society


Hill
School
Hill School
. Back row, far left; teachers Versa and Vera and, far right, teachers Maggie and Esta.

Negative Number: 1167 06
Collection: Fayette County Historical Society


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. Unidentified school group, pre-1914.

Negative Number: 1200 03
Collection: Upshur County - Novell


Rosedale
School
Rosedale School
.

Negative Number: 1221 11
Collection: Lewis County - Aristotle Rollins


St. Patrick's
School
St. Patrick's School
. Margaret Malloy (Sleigh) second row 2nd from left, circa 1918.

Negative Number: 1224 02
Collection: Lewis County - Andrew Sleigh


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. Unidentified school with students in front of building.

Negative Number: 1443 15
Collection: Tucker County Historical Society - glassplate


Sliding Run
School
Sliding Run School
. Teacher, Mrs. Fryett.

Negative Number: 1957 11
Collection: Glenville - Dr. Nelson Well


Dry Creek
School
Dry Creek School
. Okey Cantley, teacher, 21 April 1924.

Negative Number: 2302 03
Collection: Randy Rumberg


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. African-American school group, CLP 60.

Negative Number: 2548 02
Collection: Coal Life


Pine Creek
School
Pine Creek School
.

Negative Number: 2600 04
Collection: Calhoun County - Robert and Joy Morgan Stevens


Lower Pine
Creek School
Lower Pine Creek School
. Lower Pine Creek (Stevens) School - students in yard.

Negative Number: 2600 14
Collection: Calhoun County - Robert and Joy Morgan Stevens


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. Unidentified one-room school.

Negative Number: 2645 15
Collection: Doddridge County - Milton Furner


Sherwood
Grade School
Sherwood Grade School
. 1969, Route 50.

Negative Number: 2655 09
Collection: Doddridge County - June Lattea


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. Sixth grade class, teacher Miss Williams. African-American school.

Negative Number: 2665 02
Collection: Phyllis Preston Jarrett


Gary Owens
School
Gary Owens School
. 1906, First Grade, standing in door of school.

Negative Number: 2695 09
Collection: Sistersville Library - Walter McCoy


Gary Owens
School
Gary Owens School
. 1906, First Grade, inside classroom.

Negative Number: 2695 10
Collection: Sistersville Library - Walter McCoy


Bartlet
School
Bartlet School
. Group of boys, 1924.

Negative Number: 2740 12
Collection: Salem - Swiger Run


Hershaw
Graded School
Hershaw Graded School
. 24 April 1923, students beside school building.

Negative Number: 2769 05
Collection: Roane - Eve Southall


Mill Run
School
Mill Run School
. Mill Run School house with Herbert [minister] and Roxie Lena Spencer, 10 August 1952.

Negative Number: 2780 01
Collection: Roane - Dormal Rhodes


Jerry's Run
School
Jerry's Run School
. Jerry's Run School, Steele District, back side, exterior. Built 1897, closed 1932-33.

Negative Number: 2802 14
Collection: New Era School


Roosevelt
School
Roosevelt School
. 1993, Lubeck District, front view.

Negative Number: 2803 03
Collection: New Era School


Franklin
School
Franklin School
. Teacher and young students.

Negative Number: 2804 01
Collection: Parkersburg Public Library


Ogdin
School
Ogdin School
. Large group of parents and students in front of school.

Negative Number: 2804 07
Collection: Parkersburg Public Library


Flinn
School
Flinn School
.

Negative Number: 2805 01
Collection: Parkersburg Public Library


Herndon
School
Herndon School
.

Negative Number: 2805 10
Collection: Parkersburg Public Library


Hamilton
Junior High School
Hamilton Junior High School
.

Negative Number: 2806 11
Collection: Parkersburg Public Library


Union Valley
School
Union Valley School
. 1889, Union Valley School, no. 11, group of students in front.

Negative Number: 2806 13
Collection: Lettie Melrose Morris


Lockport
School
Lockport School
. Lockport School, summer institute for teachers, Joe Melrose 3rd from left second row, Roma Melrose on porch stoop holding book and bow in hair, Kate Melrose in photo but unable to identify. Circa 1910.

Negative Number: 2806 15
Collection: Lettie Melrose Morris


Saulsberry
School
Saulsberry School
. Saulsberry one-room school. Front row: Marie Sheets, Barbara Morris, Alpha Sheets, Lena Toncray, John Deem, Omer Morris [father Bob Morris] of , Clement Ludwig, ? , Archie Deem; Middle Row: Teacher Herbert Bowersock, Virgil Ludwig, Charles Reeder, Vera Morris, Freda Ludwig, Ada Deem, Earl Deem, Edward Morris; Back row: Everett Reeder, Sam Morris, Glenna Ludwig, ? Reeder, Carl Deem, 1912-13.

Negative Number: 2807 12
Collection: Lettie Melrose Morris


Saulsberry
School
Saulsberry School
. Saulsberry School, Genny Ludwig and Ruth Jose Morris.

Negative Number: 2807 13
Collection: Lettie Melrose Morris


Newport
School
Newport School
. Summer institute, 1906.

Negative Number: 2808 10
Collection: Esther Carroll


Madison
School
Madison School
. 32nd Street.

Negative Number: 2809 10
Collection: Esther Carroll


Pleasant
Valley School
Pleasant Valley School
. Route 50.

Negative Number:2809 12
Collection: Esther Carroll


Williams
School
Williams School
.

Negative Number: 2810 05
Collection: Esther Carroll


Core Road
School
Core Road School
.

Negative Number: 2810 06
Collection: Esther Carroll


Roosevelt
School
Roosevelt School
. Nicelyville.

Negative Number: 2810 07
Collection: Esther Carroll


Mud Lick
School
Mud Lick School
. Mud Lick School off Slate Creek. Virginia Moss Cooper taught here prior to 1884.

Negative Number: 2810 13
Collection: Esther Carroll


Tally Ho
School
Tally Ho School
.

Negative Number: 2810 14
Collection: Esther Carroll


Big
Champion School
Big Champion School
.

Negative Number: 2811 07
Collection: Esther Carroll


Elana
School
Elana School
. Elana School Row 1: (left to right) Effie Jarvis, Mary Jarvis, Reva Drake, Gladys Jarvis, Gracie White, Gladys Lloyd, Hoy Keaton, Hobert Harold, Donald Tawney,Dallas Jarvis, James Jarvis, Dillon Lloyd. Row 2: Amma White, Betty Tawney, Ina Tawney, Audra Tawney, Locie Tawney, Nannie Lloyd, Eliza Smith, Clara Tawney, Everett Lloyd, Lawrence Jarvis, Delmer Tawney, Harry Drake, Ord Smith, Chat Keaton. Row 3: Audra Harold, Doris Ross, Lula Smith, Geraldine Smith, Kelly Harold (teacher), Cecil Tawney, Carl Tawney, Omar Tawney, Leo Boggs, Alva Lloyd. Row 4: Hester Tawney, Willa Smith, Anna Smith, Rosa Smith, Howard Harold, Claude Ross, Virgil Lloyd, John Tawney Ross, Howard McClain, Curt White, Harley Smith, George Tawney, Kermit Lloyd, Carl Smith, circa 1915.

Negative Number: 2826 12
Collection: Carol Cronin


Academy
Grade School
Academy Grade School
. 4th grade class, teacher on left is Mary Bailey (Clark), Students unidentified. Circa mid 1930s - mid 1940s.

Negative Number: 2852 14
Collection: Upshur - Pam Butcher


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. DeWitt Meadows, teaching at one-room African-American school.

Negative Number: 2951 10
Collection: Joseph Ferguson


Unidentified
school
Unidentified school
. Students in either study hall or library.

Negative Number: 1959 05
Collection: Glenville - West Virginia State Folk Fest


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Group of students with teacher Alice Eary.

Negative Number: 0692 09
Collection: Ann Eary


Oak Grove
School
Oak Grove School
. Ada Lewis Eary, teacher.

Negative Number: 0692 14
Collection: Ann Eary


Greenwood
School
Greenwood School
. Teacher J.W. Beall, circa 1917.

Negative Number: 0933 10
Collection: Wilton Beall


Oak Grove
School
Oak Grove School
. Teacher Nelson Kees.

Negative Number: 0933 11
Collection: Wilton Beall


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
.

Negative Number: 0977 03
Collection:


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Amy Howard, teacher.

Negative Number: 0982 01
Collection: Edwin Meador


Blur Knob
School
Blur Knob School
. 1893-94. Henry Schoonover indicated by arrow.

Negative Number: 0992 04
Collection: Walter Schoonover


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Postcard of school.

Negative Number: 1710 08
Collection: Dr. Robert Bradley


Cottle Grove
School
Cottle Grove School
.

Negative Number: 1806 13
Collection: Civilian Conservation Corps


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. School group.

Negative Number: 1998 08
Collection: Carbon Fuel


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Several adults with a long line of children.

Negative Number: 1998 10
Collection: Carbon Fuel


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. School group with American flags.

Negative Number: 2000 12
Collection: Carbon Fuel


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Teacher and aide with young students in classroom.

Negative Number: 2001 01
Collection: Carbon Fuel


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Students with American flag.

Negative Number: 2002 10
Collection: Carbon Fuel


Main
Main Street School
. M-159 Graduating girls, Main Street School. Front: Maude Anderson, Elsie Stealey, Eva Wright, Emily Morrison; 2nd row Jo Norris, Nellie McCoy, Mable Chadderdon; back row Jenn Russell, June McCoy, Bertha Chadderdon, Margaret Anderson, Edith Moore, Blanche Smythe, Nell Anderson, Hattie Young.

Negative Number: 2693 15
Collection: Sistersville Library - Walter McCoy


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Group of school students.

Negative Number: 3091 13
Collection: Charles Wereley


Pleasant
Valley School
Pleasant Valley School
. Pearl Adkins, back row, far right. Emma Adkins, back row, far left. Teacher is Ulysses Grant Stafford.

Negative Number: 3144 14
Collection: Debbie Campbell


Eureka
School
Eureka School
. Winter of 1893.

Negative Number: 3160 06
Collection: Garlow (?)


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
.

Negative Number: 3169 02
Collection: Betty Bowland


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Schoolhouse and students at Manpleton (?). Alice Smallwood seated fifth from right; sixth, Amanda _?_; seventh, Libby _?_; eighth, Tommy _?_; ninth, Ralph _?_. In back row, Florence Smallwood is sixth from right.

Negative Number: 3171 14
Collection: Alice Smallwood McIe


Gorby
School
Gorby School
. Circa 1920.

Negative Number: 3186 10
Collection: Alice Gorby-Martin


Hall
School
Hall School
. 1912. Roxy Williams fourth row, fourth from right.

Negative Number: 3200 13
Collection: Rosa Belle Gainer


Poplar Ridge
School
Poplar Ridge School
. 1912.

Negative Number: None
Collection: Frantz


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Primary school graduation.

Negative Number: None
Collection: Estep


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Rhythm band. [Randall Given School ?]

Negative Number: 2027 08
Collection: Arch Ellis


Central
School
Central School
. 1955.

Negative Number: None
Collection: Estep


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Outdoor setting, large group of parents and students encircles groups of students performing dances.

Negative Number: 0249 07
Collection: None


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Several students creating a "human pyramid" while schoolmates look on.

Negative Number: 2087 10
Collection: None


Unidentified
School
Unidentified School
. Staged theater group portrait, August 17, 1894. "Chips That Pass in the Night". Edwin Maxwell; Pudd'nhead Wilson's Melville Davisson Post; The Heavenly Twins, Marie Margaret Wallis and James Kirk Boster; A Hear Them Start, Florena Albertha Post; Prince of India, Carl Dennis Pickens; the Duchess, Helen N. Krebs; the Yellow Aster, Lillian M. Kobblegard; Pecks Bad Boy, Sidney Haymond Post.

Negative Number: 1746 02
Collection: Harrison County Historical Society


Black school group
Unidentified School
. Black school group, CLP 60.

Negative Number: 2548 02
Collection: Coal Life Project


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