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Eighth grade graduation, Jamestown Opera House, Jamestown, N.D.
Eighth grade graduation, Jamestown Opera House, Jamestown, N.D.
TitleEighth grade graduation, Jamestown Opera House, Jamestown, N.D.
Date of Original1905-05
CreatorDewey, Archie W.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA group portrait of eight girls for their 8th grade graduation. They are wearing light colored dresses, and are in a shape like a "C, " with the girls in the back standing, girls on the side kneeling and the ones in front are sitting. All of the girls are holding hoops around their faces. They have a stage background from the Opera House.
General SubjectPeople
Subject (LCTGM)Girls
Group portraits
School children
Studio props
Personal NameHenry, Claudine Evelyn Chenery, 1890-
Fisher, Anna May Johnson, 1891-
Challoner, Edna Myra Porter, 1890-1972
Smith, Madge
Barry, Winifred
Shain, Pearl
Nelson, Elizabeth
Organization NameOpera House (Jamestown, N.D.)
LocationJamestown (N.D.)
Stutsman County (N.D.)
Item NumberST262
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
Dimensions of Original30 x 26 cm.
Publisher of OriginalDewey Studio (Jamestown, N.D.)
Transcription"Eighth Grade Graduation, Jamestown Opera House, May 1905 - From Top: 1. ______ 2. Madge Smith 3. Anna May Johnson (Fisher) 4. Winifred Barry 5. Pearl Shain 6. Claudine Chenery (Henry) 7. Elizabeth Nelson 8. Edna Porter (Challoner)"--Handwritten on back of photograph.
Biography/HistoryClaudine Evelyn Chenery was born to Oscar St. Clair Chenery and Jennie Martha (Kelley) Chenery on November 13, 1890 in Jamestown, N.D. She married Alfred Joseph Henry on September 15, 1914 in Jamestown, North Dakota.
Repository InstitutionStutsman County Memorial Museum
Repository CollectionStutsman County Memorial Museum Photographs
Credit LineStutsman County Memorial Museum, Jamestown, N.D. (ST262)
Rights ManagementOwned by Stutsman County Memorial Museum.
Ordering InformationStutsman County Memorial Museum
Phone: 701-252-6741
Address: Box 1002, Jamestown, N.D. 58401
Open: Memorial Day - September, 10am-5pm Weekdays and 1pm-5pm Weekends.
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmST262
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