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Photographer: Photo by Merle Porter, Published by Royal Pictures, Colton, Ca.
Caption: School House - Calico California
Additional Description: Description on Postcard:
Over-looking the Silver Camp of Calico is the small school house where the miner's children received their three "R's". This school was built in 1884 but for two years the children had been going to the little red school in nearby Waterman. It was standard practice for the school teacher to wear gloves and hat while teaching...M.P.
Submitted: October 28, 2008, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p41479
File Size: 0.449 Megabytes
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