Congratulations to the Class of 1902

High school graduation season is almost here, and the whole pomp and circumstance thing hasn’t changed much in the last hundred years. Take a look at this June 1902 commencement program honoring Manual Training High School’s latest graduates.  

Manual Training taught trades, but I don’t know exactly which ones because I can’t find anything about the school—except that at some point it was renamed John Jay High School and became a regular academic school on Seventh Avenue in Park Slope.

Lets hear it for the class of 1902. 

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One Response to “Congratulations to the Class of 1902”

  1. stalherz Says:

    I like how they put you on track as to what the rest of your life is going to be like. Classic post. Thanks for this.

    -Stal

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