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A Room with a View 

A Room At No. 9 University Place. Teachers College. (Date Not Known) (n/a, 1900-1950), by Photographer: Unknown

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Lincoln School, Summer 1930’s 

Read more on the Lincoln School's rooftop playground here.

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Summer Session, 1920 

Bryson Library, Teachers College. Waiting To Obtain Books. Summer Session. (1920) As we head into summer term here at the library, I wanted to share a similar scene from almost a hundred years ago. Of course, the line here today is much shorter! Part of the Teachers College Archive Photograph Collection, Photographer unknown.

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Russell Hall. Library. Social Science Reading Room Desk (Floor 4). Marianna Miller And Edith Marshall Behind Desk. Summer Session. (1934) 

Russell Hall. Library. Social Science Reading Room Desk (Floor 4). Marianna Miller And Edith Marshall Behind Desk. Summer Session. (1934) (1934), by Photographer: Unknown

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Portraits Of Wilhelmina Spohr 

After receiving her B.S. degree from Teachers College in 1914, she taught at the Speyer School, a laboratory school operated by Teachers College in cooperation with the Board of Education of New York City. She joined Teachers College staff as an instructor in 1916 and was appointed assistant professor with a seat in the Faculty …

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Portraits Of May B. Van Arsdale 

Portrait Of May B. Van Arsdale, Teachers College On a fortunate day in the fall of 1897 two young assistants were unintentional witnesses of an historic event—the welcome to Teachers College of James Earl Russell by Miss Grace Dodge. Little did we realize at the time that that moment was to usher in the development …

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Portrait Of Miss Lucetta Daniell 

Portrait Of Miss Lucetta Daniell, Teachers College. (May 1915) Miss Lucetta Daniell, Welfare Director, retired this year after forty-one years of sterling service. She grew up with Teachers College. Most expertly and most competently she directed the social life and cared for the needs of the students. Her retirement leaves a great gap. No successor …

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Portrait Of Miss Lillian C. Hoffman, Teachers College. (May, 1915) 

A spring portrait of Lillian Hoffman. In 1921, Miss Hoffman moved on to become the head of the home economics department at Colorado State College. The Colorado State College Library holds a picture of her from 1931.

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Portraits Of Helen Kinne 

She saw education as a structural whole—and her own subject in its proper proportion to that whole. Her constant effort was to release her pupils from the thraldom of devotion to special methods of work—to make them grasp the importance of principle and the relative unimportance of method. She taught them to think and to …

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Entrance to Teachers College 

The entrance to Teachers College, circa 1900: This is one of many beautiful photos included in the Book of Reminiscences given to Grace Dodge in 1909. The entire book can be viewed on PocketKnowledge.

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Portrait of Miss Fanny Morton, Teachers College. (1915) 

Miss Morton was one of the few personalities remaining that bound the achieving Teachers College of the present to the struggling Teachers College of its earliest years; and although the more recent generations of students will greatly miss her vigorous presence and warm, friendly greeting when they return to seek out familiar places and faces …

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Portrait Of Miss Naomi Norsworthy, Teachers College. (1915) 

No one knowing the radiant personality that was Naomi Norsworthy will question the reason for her life-history; none but will question the possibility that words or portraiture can be found to carry over that radiance and that personality in any satisfying way to others so unfortunate as never to have known her. Many times since …

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Teachers College in the Winter of 1935. 

Teachers College Main Building. Entrance. Winter. (1935)

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Horace Mann School. Children Dressed As Foresters, Playing On The Columbia Campus. Teachers College. 

According to Wikipedia, "Forester" was a title used during Medieval times. "The forester usually held a position equal to a sheriff or local law enforcer. He was responsible for patrolling the woodlands on a lord or noble's property, hence the synonymous term 'woodward'. His duties included negotiating deals for the sale of lumber and timber …

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Student Using Argus Reading Machine 

Russell Hall. Library. Reference Room (Floor 2). Student Using Argus Reading Machine. View 1. Teachers College. (May 1940) (1940), by Photographer: Unknown Russell Hall. Library. Reference Room (Floor 2). Student Using Argus Reading Machine. View 2. Teachers College. (May 1940) (1940), by Photographer: Unknown

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Portrait Of Charles Everett Rush, 1885-NA. Librarian. Teachers College. (1928) 

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Teachers College Library Staff Picnic At Pleasant Green Farm, Mechanicsville, PA. (Fall 1938) (1938) 

Teachers College Library Staff Picnic At Pleasant Green Farm, Mechanicsville, PA. (Fall 1938)

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Making Gingerbread Men 

Lincoln School Of Teachers College. Summer Demonstration. Grade I Making Gingerbread Men. (1934), by Photographer: Cottrell

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Horace Mann School. Children Dressed As Foresters, Playing On The Columbia Campus. 

Horace Mann School. Children Dressed As Foresters, Playing On The Columbia Campus. Teachers College.

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Russell Hall, Library. Curriculum Reading Room (Floor 5) 

Russell Hall, Library. Curriculum Reading Room (Floor 5). Listening Table, Cabinet Of Records, And Loan Desk. Miss Tangora Behind Desk, Mrs. Epstein At Catalog Right, Miss Phelps At File Of Discs. Teachers College. (May 1940)

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