When I Was Young in Worthington: 1880s Robert's Life


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When I Was Young in Worthington: 1880s Robert's Life is text, with genre student work and drawing. Its dimensions are 8.5 in. x 11 in.. It is 17 pages long.

It was created in May 2003.

Granby Elementary School is the Contributor.

Granby Elementary School sixth grade classes wrote illustrated books chronicling youth experiences in Worthington during every decade between 1800 and 1990. The book, "When I Was Young in the Mountains" by Cynthia Rylant was used to facilitate discussion of contemporary life experiences of children in Worthington. Students worked in small groups to research aspects of life in Worthington during a particular decade prior to creating the books. The focus of this book is the decade 1880 to 1889.

It covers the topics elementary schools, art and centennial celebrations.

It covers the cities Worthington and Columbus.

You can find the original at Granby Elementary School.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

The Worthington Memory identification code is ges0009_001.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on July 8, 2003. It was last updated October 6, 2017.