Schools of Hudson Township -- Education was an important issue from the time of the first settlement in Hudson Township in 1830.

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Accession# 1999.FIC
Collection Schools
Date of photo 1875
Description Photograph of students outside the second Hudson Schoolhouse in the late 1875. The school was adjacent to East Cemetery -- later named Hudson Cemetery. Some families that attended the school were Ambrose, Burtis, Cox, Gazelle, Skinner, Hasenwinkle, Hamm, and Hinthorn.
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Object ID 1999.FIC.25
Object Name Print, Photographic
People Arnett, J. H.
Ambrose, George
Ambrose, Mattie
Johnston, Emma
Johnston, Sara
Johnston, Mae
Burtis, Cleo
Place Hudson, IL
Subjects Schools
Hudson School
Title Photograph of Students 1875
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