Historical Photos: Before 1920

1912

This is the earliest photo in the state 4-H archive collection. It shows the girls exhibit at the Escambia County Fair under a banner saying, “Girl’s Tomato Clubs”

Tomato Club 1912

1915

Hernando County Corn Club, 1915

Corn Club 1915

1916

State 4-H Short Course students learning on campus at the Florida State College for Women in Tallahassee.

1916 4-H Girls

4-H club girls making uniform aprons, Madison County

4-H Girls 1916

4-H girls at state short course training class at Florida State College for Women in Tallahassee

4-H Girls 1916

4-H girls in Madison County making baskets

4-H Girls 1916

1919

Boys attending the first short course held in Florida march to the chapel on campus. Buckman Hall on the University of Florida campus in Gainesville is visible in the background.

1919 4-H Boys

Boys at the first state 4-H short course in Gainesville at the University of Florida.

1919 4-H Boys

Boys at the state 4-H short course in the summertime in Gainesville learn a lesson in agriculture

1919 short course

Unknown Date

County extension agents attend a meeting

Agents 1900s

 

Do you have an older 4-H photo to contribute? Please email Shaumond Scott for details on how to provide historical photos for our collection.