Peek inside school classrooms (1899)

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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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