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Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Date of photo 1896
Description Old (first) High School recitation room and physics lab, east side, 1896.

"This is the recitation room on the East side - the boys' side. Used largely as a physics laboratory. Remember how well those desks were carved with the initials of various occupants! On the top - over the main room was a long, low narrow room used as a chemistry laboratory."
Object ID Worthen.slide64
Object Name Transparency, Lantern-slide
Search Terms Lexington High School (First, 1854-1902)
Subjects Education
Educational facilities
High school
School buildings
School classes
School classrooms
School interiors
Title Lexington High School recitation room, east side, 1896
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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