Hamilton High School, Cartersville, c. 1910
(Accession number: 1999.17.1225)
Questions for classroom discussion
1. How many people are in the picture?
2. What do you think this picture is of? Why do you think that?
3. What might the people in this picture be saying?
4. This picture is a post card. Why do you think people would make a post card of a school?
5. Compare this picture with the pictures of other schools in this section. How is it different? How is it the same?
6. Why do you think the photographer took this picture?
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