Colonie School
Class Photo circa 1910

A photocopy of this wonderful photograph was kindly contributed by Ann. Although Colonie is across the Hudson River in Albany County, NY, and not in Rensselaer County, NY, we thought you still might enjoy seeing it.

Caption written on the back of this photo: "Colonie School on 10th Avenue .... a one-room school, classes from 1st to 8th, even Regents." The date of the photo is not specified but is thought to be about 1910. Also written on the back of the photo are the names of the teacher and her class:

"Miss J. Ball ... Teacher". Note added at a later date: "Mrs. Harry Hudson who lives on 12th Ave. & 19th St. Watervliet."

The following 21 names are written on the back of the photo
(22 children appear in the photo; one name was omitted):

E. Stevenson
D. Anderson
L. Waterman
R. McNamee
D. Ka?z [D. Katz?]
L. Roe
M. Waterman
?. Johnson
L. Muller
M. Dolan
E. Anderson
L. Tomanson
?. Johnson
R. Tearbacker
M. Anderson
E. Austin
J. Carlisle
C. Tearbacker
M. Stevenson
C. Robillard
S. Muller

Other notes on the back of this photo state:

2 Watermans are sisters
2 Johnsons are sisters
2 Mullers are sisters
Andersons are sister and brother
Tearbackers are brother and sister
C. Robillard is related to M. Desrocher

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