Sumpter School Graduating Class of May 18, 1917.

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Record 1787/2101
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Collection Hawley, Brooks
Date of photo 1917-1917
Description Sumpter School. Graduating Class of May 18, 1917. In August 1917 a fire destroyed much of Sumpter, but the school house was spared. The graduating class of 1918 had only two graduates: Walter Reed, Inez Worley. They were the last seniors to graduate from Sumpter School.

James Evans' book Gold Dust and Chalk Dust lists these 1917 graduates (not in order of appearance in photo):

Edna Allen, Edna Bailey, Myrtle Butler, Mona Davenport, Anita Hough, Ellen Izatt, John Lewis (not in photo), La Velle Yantis
Object ID 1992.1.311
Place Sumpter
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Last modified on: December 09, 2017