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High School of Practical Arts time capsule and Dearborn School photographs

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-001

Content Description

Contents of time capsule from the demolition of the Dearborn School (originally built as the High School of Practical Arts in 1912). Includes newspapers, books, memorabilia, coins, drawings by students, samples, etc. Also includes 2.57 gb of photos and plans documenting interior and exterior of Dearborn School prior to demolition taken in July 2015; and 242 mb of photos documenting the contents of the time capsule.

Acquisition Type



Transferred from the custody of the Capital Construction Department.

Restrictions Apply



  • 1912
  • 2015


4 Cubic feet

2.812 Gigabytes