Boys High School

Boys High School
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Title: Boys High School

Caption: "[Portion of] Boys High School at Marcy and Putnam Aves. as it is today. It is the oldest public high school in Brooklyn, having been formed in 1892 by the division of the girls and boys schools from the old Central Grammar School, which was founded in 1878, [the] year that marked the beginning of public secondary education in the metropolitan area;" iron fence, woman standing on sidewalk, and intersecting streets in foreground.

Date: 1937
Location: Bedford Stuyvesant (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: Cropped: approximately 1/3 of original image appears to be missing; retouched.
On verso: date inscribed: Dec. 8/37.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Schools
Subject: Boys High School (New York, N.Y.)
High school buildings
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: SCHL 0683