28 April 2015

On This Day: Students go botanizing

 
Miss Martin took her class on a botanizing expedition On This Day in 1881. Martin taught at St. James’ parish school. The botanizing expedition went to Rohrerstown.

Source:

Lancaster daily intelligencer. (Lancaster, Pa.), 28 April 1881. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.

 

On This Day is a prompt I started this month to further explore historical events.
                

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.