Student health parade, Portland, 1924

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Student health parade, Portland, 1924

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Students show the proper way to brush your teeth in a play at the Presumpscot Elementary School in Portland.

This was part of Health Week where student were encouraged to demonstrate proper health practices.

Lillian L. Jones, a nurse and educator, began Portland schools' health education programs.

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About This Item

  • Title: Student health parade, Portland, 1924
  • Creation Date: 1924
  • Subject Date: 1924
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Glass Negative
  • Dimensions: 8.3 cm x 10.8 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1949, 2005.061.7205
  • Collection: Portland Press Herald glass negative collection
  • Object Type: Image

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