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Boys from the State Industrial School

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Date: Between 1920 and 1924

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: FK2.7 IST.1924 *1

Unit ID: 210460

Summary: This photograph shows a group of young boys standing in a line at State Industrial School for Boys in Topeka, Kansas. The school opened its doors in 1881 to educate young men who had committed criminal acts. The school was located north of the capitol building on about 170 acres of land that was given by the city of Topeka.

Space Required/Quantity: 10.1 x 12.7 cm

Title (Main title): Boys from the State Industrial School


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