Manual High Makers

The students at Manual Training High School in Denver, Colorado studied more than just reading and writing. They became skilled and knowledgble in a range of practical subjects from dressmaking to building construction. Featured here are some of the school’s first students from 1900-1920.  Above, Manual Training girls model dresses they designed and made.

Students in carving class.

Hats made by students.

Barn built by the boys of Manuel Training High.

Manuel Training High School football team.

Women’s basketball team of Manual Training High.

Manual High School boys and teachers in costume.

Manual High School service flag, 1917.

via Denver Public Library