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Title Education
Caption Barnes School--Homer Township
Catalog Number 2005.645.0037
Description Postcard photograph of the children from Barnes School (aka Homer Township Dist. No.1) - a one-room school.

Written on the back: "Dearest Jennie: Here is Silver Locks and her flock. How do you like them? Didn't Ula take a cute picture? I can never take a picture without laughing. Jennie you don't object if I send Earl a box of cigarettes instead of cigars. I have made Geo. into an angel, neither smokes, chews or drinks. Taffy. Please write Crystal."

The postcard is addressed to: "Mrs. Earl Ridley, 220 W. 6th St., Davenport, Iowa."
Object Name Print, Photographic
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1930
Place Homer Township
Orig/copy Original
Print size 3.5" x 5.5"
Collection Midland County Historical Postcard Collection
Classification People
Search Terms Township, Homers
School, Barnes School
People Bailey, Chrystal
Subjects School children
Children & adults
Elementary schools
One-room schools
Photographic postcards