1997.262.1

Balemartine Public School Log Book 1916-1933.

Balemartine Public School Log Book for 22nd April 1916 to 5th May 1933.

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Object Details

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School closed for potato harvest in 1895

Extract from Balemartine Public School Log Book 1916-1933. When the potatoes were ready to be lifted from the fields, most members of the family helped and education took second place. `PT`s` were pupil teachers, older children who helped to teach the younger ones, thereby receiving `on the job` training towards their future careers.
Normal Location: Main Store North: archive box 51
Current Location: normal location

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