School District No. 9, Cicero, NY

School District No. 9

Cicero, NY

Submitted by Michelle Stone


Postcard photo of School District No. 9, Cicero, NY - students, teacher, and schoolhouse, circa 1912. Where the schoolhouse was once located is today part of Hancock International Airport land, south of and near the intersection of Taft Road and Kreischer Road, North Syracuse.

In my grandmother's handwriting (Clara Etta Kreischer Lipke) I find the following identifications:

Front row, left to right:  Henry Badgley, Alfred Kreischer (her brother), Frank Kohring, Fred Root, Shorty Groboske, Jack Lipke and "Buster" [the dog], Andrew Root, Alex Kohring, Albert Groboske, Henry Marr, Brown kids--new, Fred Dusky, Don't Know.

Back row, left to right:  Ethel Badgley, Clara Kreischer, Zoe Brown, Florence Sheels, Martha Swanatz, Rose Kohring, Mary Swanatz, Teacher, George Purdy, Margaret Purdy, Marion Purdy, Anna Dusky, Bertha Dusky, Mary Kohring.

Submitted 19 July 2002