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Slate tablet of Ida Allen, Strong, 1892

Slate tablet of Ida Allen, Strong, 1892

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Strong Historical Society

The slate tablet was used with chalk to do homework, practice penmanship, math tables and spelling without using paper, which was not always readily available.

This slate tablet was used by Ida E. Allen (1887-1982) when she attended Strong Village School and was later passed on to her niece, Alma E. Richards (1908-1970).


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