Title from original photograph album. Children line up at the chalkboard to draw in school in Seward, Alaska. From verso: "Carrie Ida Pierce Seward, Alaska, Box 516." ca. 1946-1955. Original photograph size: 3 1/3" x 3 1/3".
Title taken from caption. A close-up shot of two young boys seated at their desk; one boy is writing with a chalk on his small individual slate, while the other is holding an eraser. A shelf full of books is visible in the background.