Albion’s ag class gets pointers in 1938

Posted 17 December 2014 at 12:00 am

By Bill Lattin
Orleans County Historian

ALBION – In this vintage photo from 1938 we see an Albion High School agriculture class out in the field inspecting a fruit tree.

Left to right: Douglas Strickland, Floyd Stymus, Joe Sheeler, Bill Boyce, Hamilton Anderson, Norm Lacey, Royce Poelma, Jay Buckland, John Carr, Bill Ferris, John Dahlquist, William Baccaccio, George Kirby, Merton Belson, Dan Sheeler, Roger Van Aernum, Lee Ward, and Frank Christopher.

The Ag teacher was William Sherman. Info on the back of this snapshot indicates it was taken by “Edwin V. Quagliana, 28 W. Bank St., Albion, NY.” Also included is “1938 Ag Class in North Orchard Bill Sherman Teacher.”