Peek inside school classrooms (1899)

Take a peek into the classrooms of the Victorian age! All these photographs featuring children of varying ages were taken in Washington DC during 1899.

Learning the three Rs: Reading, writing and arithmetic

Anatomy class:

 

Calisthenics at the desk:

 

Studying birds at school:

 

Atmospheric pressure experiments:

 

Chemistry class:

 

Classroom of girls:

 

A classroom of kids looking at you!

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