USF Libraries | Special & Digital Collections | Exhibits

Tarpon Elementary class photo 1935

Dublin Core

Title

Tarpon Elementary class photo 1935

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek culture, Tarpon Elementary class photo showing number of Greek students

Description

The third grade students of the Tarpon Springs Elementary School pose for a class photograph in March 1935. Note that children of Greek heritage number almost 50 percent of the class. During this era, schools were racially segregated, so African American students attended a separate school.

Source

Goldie Tsalichis Parr

Date

1935

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546027.jpg

Citation

“Tarpon Elementary class photo 1935,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed October 23, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2886.