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North School pupil reading, ca. 1910

North School pupil reading, ca. 1910

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A student at North School on Congress Street in Portland reads a book.

The school on Munjoy Hill had more than a thousand pupils in the early years of the 20th century. It served many immigrant communities.

There were reportedly 20 different nationalities at the school in the 1920s.

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