Singing wheels book
Textbook in the collection of the African American Schoolhouse Museum in Worton Point, MD.
This textbook was in use during the 1950s and 1960s in Kent County schools. A book in the “Alice and Jerry” series (similar to the “Dick and Jane” books of the time), this reader was written for a fourth grade audience. One of the students who used this particular textbook, Samuel, practiced his cursive signature on the book’s cover and front page. Pencil as decorative image: “Old, Worn Pencil - FREE Download” by Cody Anderson is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution.
St. George's United Methodist Church
Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience at Washington College