Class, 1928


In Pennsylvania schools, in addition to the traditionally observed holidays, there were three legally recognized special observance days: Arbor and Bird Day, Pennsylvania Day, and Frances Willard Day. Frances Willard, 1839-1898, was an educator, born in New York, who helped establish the Women's Christian Temperance Union. Frances Willard Day was devoted to the study of her life and principles. 

 

 

 

"Pennsylvania Public School Catechism." Pennsylvania School Journal 74 (October, 1925): 80.

Photo: courtesy Indiana Gazette, 29 July 1995, Indiana, Pennsylvania

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