- Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey, 1885-1910. School Classroom.
- Male teacher in center of image. Arithmetic in chalk on blackboard. Wooden single and double student desks with papers and books. Students seated in desks and facing camera with open books, perhaps reading or reciting. Gas lamp hanging from ceiling. Gas lamp with reflector on wall about chalkboard with a small profile portrait attached.
- The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- glass negative
- glass plate negative
- date made
- Hussey, Walter J.
- place made
- United States: Ohio, Mount Pleasant
- Physical Description
- glass (overall material)
- overall: 5 in x 8 in; 12.7 cm x 20.32 cm
- ID Number
- accession number
- catalog number
- Credit Line
- Gift from Richard S. Hussey
- See more items in
- Work and Industry: Photographic History
- Walter J. Hussey Collection
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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