The Village School

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
date made
ca 1870
maker
Burrow-Giles Lith. Company
place made
United States: New York, New York
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
ID Number
DL.60.2423
catalog number
60.2423
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Education
Communication, newspapers
Children
Furnishings
Comic prints
Architecture, Educational Buildings
Clocks
Holidays and Celebrations, general
Games
Heating
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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