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Object ID 2001.060.0001
Object Name Exercise, School
Date 02/1911
Title Orange County Fair Public School Essay
Scope & Content This folder contains a 1911 school essay titled "The Value of Birds" written by an unknown Orlando public school eighth grade student and submitted by the teacher, Mollie E. Ray, at the Orange County Fair. The four page essay describes the importance of several birds to Florida crop growers including the downey woodpecker, shirke, night hawk, owl and swallow.This essay received first prize.
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Document cover is fragile.
Dates of Creation February 1911
People Ray, Mollie E.
Search Terms Birds
Education
Fairs
Manuscript
Orange County
Orange County Fair
Orange County Public Schools
Students