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Tennessee Town kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas

This photo shows an interior view of the kindergarten for African American children sponsored by the Central Congregational Church, Topeka, Kansas. Dr. Charles Monroe Sheldon started the kindergarten in 1893 and served as pastor of the church from 1889-1920. The photo shows teachers Ruby Pliley and June Chapman posing with students and Dr. Sheldon. Since the 1870s, central Topeka had become home to many ex-slaves from the South (Exodusters) and acquired the name Tennessee Town.

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Topeka Daily Capital delivery boys, Topeka, Kansas

Topeka Daily Capital

This is a view of Topeka Daily Capital delivery boys with bicycles and a dog in front of the newspaper's office in Topeka, Kansas.

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Tennessee Town Kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas

A photograph showing Sheldon's Kindergarten band, which was part of the Tennessee Town Kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas.

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Tennessee Town Kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas

A group photo of Tennessee Town kindergarten children and teachers celebrating George Washington's birthday, Topeka, Kansas.

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Tennessee Town kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas

This is a group photo of Tennessee Town kindergarten students and teachers standing in front of Union Hall, Topeka, Kansas. This was a kindergarten for African American children sponsored by the Central Congregational Church, Topeka, Kansas. Dr. Charles Monroe Sheldon started the kindergarten in 1893 and served as pastor of the church from 1889-1920. The adults are identified as Mother Ransome, Margaret Adams, Miss Doolittle, and Nettie Miller.

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Eudora School, Eudora, Kansas

Riddle, J. R.

Adults and a large crowd of children standing in front and to the side of a large, two story, stone schoolhouse in Eudora, Kansas. Note that the school was integrated, and that the boys and girls were grouped separately for the photograph.

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Tennessee Town Kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas

A photograph showing children playing musical instruments at the Tennessee Town Kindergarten, Topeka, Kansas.

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East Topeka Junior High School class of 1959, Topeka, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows a group portrait of the 1959 class of East Topeka Junior High School, Topeka, Kansas.

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East Topeka Junior High School basketball team, Topeka, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows a group portrait of the East Topeka Junior High School basketball champions, 1958-1959., Topeka, Kansas.

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East Topeka Junior High School class of 1967, Topeka, Kansas

This black and white photograph shows a group portrait of the 1967 class of East Topeka Junior High School, Topeka, Kansas.

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