Cornelius Van Vorst, ca.1620; 
Jersey City Free Public Library; Grover Cleveland Political Cartoon; 
Grover Cleveland Birthplace Historical Site Collection Peter Lee, former slave, ca.1880; 
Hoboken Historical Photographs Collection; Farm Map of Hillsboro, Somerset County, 1860; 
Historical Maps of New Jersey Collection; Bathing Beauties, 1890-1930; 
American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark Collection; Flag Salute, 1950; 
Seabrook Farms Collection;

Photo Analysis Worksheet
Study the photograph for 1-2 minutes.
  • What time period do you think the photograph is from? ______________________
  • Is there anything in the photograph which points you to a more exact date? If so, what?
    _________________________________________________________________________________
  • What clues can you find in the photograph about the location of the photograph?
    _________________________________________________________________________________
Divide the photograph into 4 sections and study each section individually. What details related to people, objects, and activities do you notice?
People:
Objects:
Activities:
People:
Objects:
Activities:
People:
Objects:
Activities:
People:
Objects:
Activities:
  • From what you see in the photograph, can you assume a reason why the photograph was taken?
    _________________________________________________________________________________
  • From what you observed in the 4 quadrants of the photograph, what 3 things might you infer from this photograph?
    1. _________________________________________________________________________________
    2. _________________________________________________________________________________
    3. _________________________________________________________________________________
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