Dixie Academy Scrapbook

Identifier

UA012

Title

Dixie Academy Scrapbook

Date

1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921

Description

This collection consists of eight photographs originally part of a scrapbook documenting various aspects of student life at Dixie Academy and Dixie Normal College in Saint George, Utah, when the school was growing and developing rapidly. The photographs show students who participated in a play, an operetta, the basketball team, and group photographs with school spirit memorabilia. The photographs from the scrapbook are part of the original Special Collection and Archives material. The photographs were removed from a scrapbook of black construction paper for preservation on October 12, 2012.

Collection Items

Basketball Team Practicing
Seven basketball players and the coach practcing inside the gymnasium on the original Dixie campus.

Basketball Team
Seven basketball players and the coach in front of the gymnasium on the original Dixie campus.

Boccaccio
Dixie Academy students in costume and holding musical instruments for the opera Robin Hood. It was the third opera performed by the school and it was well received.

Students in front of Dixie Academy
A group of male and female students on the stairs of the main entrance of the original Dixie Academy building.

Male Students in Front of Dixie Academy
A group of male students in suits and one in military uniform on the north side of the original Dixie Academy building.

Billie Taylor Operetta
The cast of the Billie Taylor operetta, the first opera of Dixie Academy. It was directed by Joseph McAllister and was reported a great success.

Class of 1914 Students
Dixie Academy students holding a 1914 class pennant and a champions 1911-12 pennant. Sam Brooks pictured.

Early Graduating Class
Students standing and sitting in a forested area. Transcription on board, "Sitting: Emma Bleak, Ida Webb, Camilla Woodbury, W.W. McArthur, Agusta Carter, Theresa Cannon. Standing: Cornelia Brooks (Allen), Wilford Hancock, Charles Woodbury, Frankā€¦
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