Chapman School patriotism, Portland, ca. 1920

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Chapman School patriotism, Portland, ca. 1920

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Students at Chapman School in Portland line up for a patriotic demonstration, replete with American flags, probably in the early 1920s.

The demonstration probably was part of an Americanization class in which immigrants or children of immigrants were taught about American civic life, American culture, and English.

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  • Title: Chapman School patriotism, Portland, ca. 1920
  • Creation Date: circa 1920
  • Subject Date: circa 1920
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Photographs--Portland Schools--Lincoln Jr., Emerson, Chapman, Reed
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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