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Mrs. Lora Wagner (LOC)

Bain News Service,, publisher.


Mrs. Lora Wagner


[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.



Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative.

Photograph shows Mrs. Lora Wagner, a married New York City teacher who protested the lack of maternity leave and worked to change the New York City Board of Education policy of suspension of teachers who became mothers. (Source: Flickr Commons project and Patricia Carter, "Becoming the 'New Women': the Equal Rights Campaigns of New York City Schoolteachers, 1900-1920," in Richard Altenbaugh, ed., The Teacher's Voice: A Social History of Teaching in Twentieth-Century America, p. 54)

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


Format: Glass negatives.


Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.


Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA,


General information about the Bain Collection is available at


Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL):


Call Number: LC-B2- 3289-6



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