Ogden Stokes ('53) Collection

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Ogden Stokes ('53) Collection


Photos and documents from the personal collection of Ogden Stokes, PDS class of 1953. Materials cover the approximate time period of 1928-1986, with the heaviest emphasis on the mid 1950s and students in the class of 1956.

Collection Items

Excerpts from 1930 Peabody College for Teachers viewbook, providing a pictorial and textual overview of the college at the time.

1938 Nursery School Children Playing
1938 photograph of three PDS nursery school students playing on playground outside.

c. 1939 Kindergarten Students on Field Trip
c. 1939 photograph of PDS kindergarten students on trip to Hillsboro Village.

1940 Kindergarteners Playing Outside
c. 1940 photograph of kindergarten students playing outside. Back of photo reads "Ogden Stokes, Age 5"

1950 Stunt Night, "The Tennessee Roundups"
1950 photograph of "The Tennessee Roundups" performing on the PDS stage at Stunt Night on February 26, 1950.

1950 Peabody Stunt Night, Students Dancing
1950 photograph of students performing on PDS stage for Peabody Stunt Night.

1950s, Lower School Students with Blocks
1950s photograph of young children playing with wooden blocks and shapes.

1950s Students Buying Lunch
c. 1950s photograph of two students in the lunch line buying lunch in the PDS cafeteria.

c. 1950s Football Game
c. 1950s photograph of football game being played on PDS grounds.

1954 Students on Roof
1954 photograph of sophomore class of PDS on roof terrace.
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