Opening Speech

The schoolhouse project team receiving congratulations at the exhibit opening at the NJ Historical Society in Newark.

Brownies 1

Rachel, Matthew and Jack enjoying a little down time after the opening.

Brownies 2

Lyn and Amy enyoying the recipe that we received from former school teacher Elizabeth (Miss Lizzy) Gruver.


This was the sign that accompanied the exhibit.


Lorna, Tammy and Bill at the opening.


Model of the schoolhouse as it looked at the beginning of the 20th century - made by Jessica.

Most of the Gang

Left to right: Matthew, Amy, Rachel, Jack and Lyn.

On the Stairs

Posing on the NJHS spiral stairs.

Exhibit Table

Our table contained a project book, and some schoolyard toys that we made.

Project Book

Project Book Doris

Doris was one of the ex-pupils that the children interviewed. She is the niece of former teacher Elizabeth Gruver.

Project Book Outhouse

Another shot of the project book, and also of the model outhouse.

Project Table

The exhibit consisted of some wall mounted displays and this main table with the model and the project workbook display.