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Teachers and students of the First Men's High School

Teachers and students of the First Men's High School, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National LibraryenlargeTeachers and students of the First Men's High School, © St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library

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Object:Teachers and students of the First Men's High School
Description:Full length studio shot of a large group of mostly young men, sitting and standing in five rows. They all are in formal urban clothes with wests and bow ties. Seated in the second row are five elderly men. A painted canvas backdrop is creating the illusion of the scene being set in a lounge.
Comment:Among the photographed teachers is Aleksander Balabanov (1879 - 1955) - a Bulgarian writer and translator, high school teacher and lecturer at the University of Sofia.
Date:Not before 1910
Location:Sofia
Country:Bulgaria
Type:Photograph
Creator:Karastoyanov, Ivan Anastasov, (Court photographer)
Dimensions:Artefact: 286mm x 435mm
Image: 196mm x 307mm
Format:Not specified
Technique:Not specified
Keywords:290 Clothing
300 Adornment
550 Individuation and Mobility > 551 Personal Names
550 Individuation and Mobility > 554 Status, Role, and Prestige
530 Arts > 5310 Verbal Arts
810 Science and Humanities
870 Education
890 Gender Roles and Issues
Copyright:Национална Библиотека "Св. св. Кирил и Методий"
Archive:St. Cyril and St. Methodius National Library, Inv. No.: C VII 156
License:This picture is licensed under Creative Commons [CC BY-NC-ND 3.0]
Editor:Anelia Kassabova
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