The Village School

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Description (Brief)
Colored print of a schoolroom scene. The schoolmaster is asleep at his desk and the children are engaged in a variety of misdeeds: fighting with each other, turning the clock ahead, drawing a caricature of the teacher, etc.
Location
Currently not on view
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
ca 1870
ID Number
DL.60.2423
catalog number
60.2423
accession number
228146
Burrow-Giles Lith. Company
subject
Education
Communication, newspapers
Children
Furnishings
Comic prints
Architecture, Educational Buildings
Clocks
Holidays and Celebrations, general
Games
Heating
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 11 1/2 in x 18 1/2 in; 29.21 cm x 46.99 cm
overall: 13 in x 20 in; 33.02 cm x 50.8 cm
National Museum of American History
Object Name
chromolithograph
Object Type
Chromolithograph