Schoolteacher learned the lessons of life while teaching in a rural schoolhouse.
Teacher in one-room rural schoolhouse learned a lot.
Physical education came in the form of a walk to school and gymnastics in the barn.
During the days of the one-room school, a teacher’s biggest concern was a surprise visit from the superintendent.
Many years spent at a one-room schoolhouse, first as a student and then as a teacher.
Few personal effects brought on board, as family struggles to make passage to land of opportunity.
Family connections, grandfather’s farming skills help him make his way to Kansas in the land of opportunity.
Grandparents’ relatives did not come to land of opportunity as couple emigrated.
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