Class of 1949 Planting Their Fir Tree, Oregon School for the Deaf, 1949

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Class of 1949 Planting Their Fir Tree, Oregon School for the Deaf, 1949


  • 1949 (Creation)


Black-and-white prints (photographs); 5 X 3.5 Inches

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Black and white photograph of eleven older students and two staff members standing around a freshly planted tree on the grounds of the Oregon School for the Deaf on Locust Street. Two students hold shovels, one is lifting dirt from the pile. They stand in front of a single story brick building. A handwritten note on the back of the photograph reads: "OSSD class of 1949 planted their fir tree and also the new Primary building opened in May, 1949. Thomas Ulmer, sponar [[sponsor]] and T. A. Lindstrom, sponar [[sponsor]]". OSSD stands for Oregon State School for the Deaf, the name of the school from 1913-1989.

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  • eng

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Oregon School for the Deaf photographs, Org. Lot 618, Folder 8

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