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Photograph of Nelson Street Girls' School (1913)

Nelson Street Girls' School (1913)


The following photograph is part of a volume of photographs of individuals and schools subscribing to the Children's Hospital Brick League 1913.

On the second row from the back and the second person from the left is a black girl. This therefore provides some evidence that there was a black presence in the schools during the early 1900s.

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