Contributed by Otisfield Historical Society
Black and white photo shows students and teachers standing on two ladders leaning against side of Gore School, Otisfield.
The only individuals identified are teacher Ruby Jillson in plaid dress; student Helen Brett, standing next to teacher; and Helen Ahonen, bottom left.
The one-room brick schoolhouse was built after 1830 and demolished and replaced after 1922. Several students appear on the schoolhouse roof.
About This Item
- Title: Gore School, Otisfield, ca. 1921
- Creation Date: circa 1921
- Subject Date: circa 1921
- Local Name: Gore
- Town: Otisfield
- County: Cumberland, Oxford
- State: ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 12.5 cm x 7.5 cm
- Local Code: 2002-26B
- Collection: Coll. 16
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Otisfield Historical Society
c/o Hankins, 202 Scribner Hill Rd., Otisfield, ME 04270
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LC Subject Headings
- School children--Maine--Otisfield
- Gore School (Otisfield, Me.)--Photographs
- One-room schools--Maine--Otisfield
- Humorous pictures
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