Twenty four women and five men sitting and standing in three rows. Caption typed on reverse: "New Whatcom Teachers - 1894" and "Top Row, left to right: Clara Smith; Mrs. Alice Biggs; Winnie MacMillan-Getchell; Nellie Lee-Mclaughlin; Rose Morgan; Mandella Nugent; Melinda Costello; Mrs. Mary M. Knighgt; Anna Graham; Fannie Lees; Feronia Y. Johnson; Lizzie McCush. Second row: Hattie Underwood-Collier; Florence Lees; E.E. White; Harry Pattison; Jessie Calvert-Singleton; Emma Campbell; Jennie Strand-Robin; Laura Korthauer-Ireland; R.S. Simpson; John Lee; J.N. Selby; Mollie Carpenter-Anderson. Front row: Pearl Coleman-Briggs; Annie McBride; Frankie Carew-Shanley;Rose Dobbs-Sulliger; Mary D. Carew." Caption on front in ink: "Dobbs - Photo" The women wear quite elaborate long dresses with puffy sleeves; the men wear three piece suits and all have mustaches.