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College student William Silverman (at right), standing with his former high school teacher, Creed F. Bates Jr., on the lawn of the Rhea County Courthouse, Dayton, Tennessee, July 1925.

Creator/Photographer: Unidentified photographer

 

Type: Photographs

 

Date: 1925

 

Image ID: 2009-21081

 

Description: Nineteen-year-old William Silverman had grown up in nearby Chattanooga and was studying business administration at the Georgia Institute of Technology when he attended the Scopes trial. The newsboy at right holds a tabloid sheet with a dinosaur illustration.

 

Contained in: Acc. 10-042, William Silverman Photographs, 1925

 

Place: USA

 

Persistent URL: siarchives.si.edu/collections/siris_arc_308476

 

Repository:Smithsonian Institution Archives

 

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