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Providence City Manual 1917-18
Organization of the Municipal Government for the Years 1917 - 1918, Prepared by William C. Pelkey, City Clerk.


Admiral Street Primary | Africa Street Primary | Almy Street Primary | Althea Street Primary | America Street Primary | Amherst Street Primary | Arnold Street Primary | Atwells Avenue Primary | Beacon Avenue Primary | Bellevue Avenue Primary | Benefit Street Primary | Berkshire Street Primary | Broad Street Grammar | Calhoun Avenue Primary | California Avenue Primary | Camp Street Primary | Candace Street Grammar | Carpenter Street Primary | Chalkstone Avenue Primary | Charles Street Primary | Chester Avenue Primary | Classical High | Cole Avenue Grammar | Courtland Street Primary | Covell Street Primary | Daniel Avenue Primary | East Street Primary | East Manning Street Primary | Eddy Street Primary | Elm Street Primary | English High | Federal Street Primary | Friendship Street Primary | Greeley Street Primary | Grove Street Primary | Hammond Street Primary | Harriet Street Primary | Harris Avenue Primary | Hendrick Street Primary | Highland Avenue Primary | Hope Street High | Ives Street Primary | Jenkins Street Primary |


Admiral Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Annie Mahoney Principal Pg 185
Katherine A. McCaffrey Assistant Pg 185
Emma M. E. Ward Assistant Pg 185
Cora A. Reed Assistant Pg 185
Frances G. Nolan Assistant Pg 185
Mary V. McCabe Assistant Pg 185

Africa Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Martha E. Keily Assistant Pg 185
Elizabeth C. McCarthy Assistant Pg 185
Laura A. Moran Principal Pg 185
Olive G. M. Pillion Assistant Pg 185

Almy Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Florence L. Cowdrey Assistant Pg 185
Sara M. Hennessy Kindergarten Pg 185
Marie R. McCusker Assistant Pg 185
Lena D. Sheldon Principal Pg 185

Althea Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Lillian M. Congdon Kindergarten Pg 185
Isabella M. Connolly Assistant Pg 185
Agnes M. Dillon Assistant Pg 185
Annie C. Kenyon Principal Pg 185
Minnie E. Knight Assistant Pg 185
Mary C. McManus Assistant Pg 185
Gertrude I. Neary Assistant Pg 185
Lillian A. Page Assistant Pg 185

America Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Katherine L. Campbell Assistant Pg 185
Helen J. R. Carmody Assistant Pg 185
Agnes C. Gormley Principal & Critic Pg 185
Helen V. Healey Assistant Pg 185
Marguerite A. Hoye Assistant Pg 185
Annie M. C. McElroy Assistant Pg 185
Mary J. Mulligan Assistant Pg 185
Helen J. O'Brien Assistant Pg 185
Henrietta M. Spargo Assistant Pg 185
Grace E. Thornton Assistant Pg 185
Isabelle A. G. Walsh Assistant Pg 185

Amherst Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Louise M. Corcoran Principal Pg 185
Lucy E. Gannon Assistant Pg 185
Nora C. O'Brien Assistant Pg 185

Arnold Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary F. Augustus Assistant Pg 186
Mary E. Bicknell Principal & Critic Pg 186
Elizabeth deC. Daley Assistant Pg 186
Mae T. Degnan Assistant Pg 186
Elizabeth G. Hale Kindergarten Pg 186
Jessie M. Kimball Kindergarten Pg 186
Susan McElroy Assistant Pg 186
Clara I. Parmenter Assistant Pg 186
Ruth J. Priest Assistant Pg 186

Atwells Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Nora S. Coakley Assistant Pg 186
Marguerite I. Dorsey Kindergarten Pg 186
Alice H. Hanrahan Kindergarten Pg 186
Stella B. Healy Principal Pg 186
Rosella A. McCabe Assistant Pg 186
Elizabeth McEntee Assistant Pg 186
Theresa M. McGovern Assistant Pg 186
Margaret M. Reily Assistant Pg 186

Beacon Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Ellen P. Brown Assistant Pg 186
Bertha L. Feeley Principal Pg 186
Pauline M. Gray Assistant Pg 186
Marjorie V. Lillibridge Assistant Pg 186
Bessie C. Lyon Assistant Pg 186
Helen B. Pettis Kindergarten Pg 186
Frances M. Quinn Assistant Pg 186
Imogene A. Truman Principal, Critic Pg 186

Bellevue Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Amelia E. Berg Principal Pg 186
A. Gertrude Maynard Kindergarten Pg 186
Alice M. Robinson Assistant Pg 186
Luella B. Snow Assistant Pg 186

Benefit Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Jennie E. Aull Assistant Pg 186
Annie P. Burdick Assistant Pg 186
Hattie D. Conley Assistant Pg 186
Catherine F. Doran Assistant Pg 186
Adelia S. Freeman Pincipal, Critic Pg 186
Ethel L. Lindsay Assistant Pg 186
Florence Mecorney Kindergarten Pg 187
Louise W. Potter Kindergarten Pg 187
Margaret B. Prendergast Assistant Pg 186
Jennie L. Rawson Assistant Pg 186
Jennie M. Reoch Assistant Pg 187

Berkshire Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary F. Boylan Assistant Pg 187
Mary E. Clifford Assistant Pg 187
Rose G. Devlin Assistant Pg 187
Katharine K. Dockry Kindergarten Pg 187
Carrie E. Drew Assistant Pg 187
Mary I. Grant Principal Pg 187
Emma P. Hussey Assistant Pg 187
Sarah L. Kennedy Kindergarten Pg 187
Sarah T. McCabe Assistant Pg 187

Broad Street Grammar School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Estelle A. Barker Assistant Pg 179
Estelle C. Batchelder Assistant Pg 179
Gertrude L. Bicknell Assistant Pg 179
Katherine I. Conley Assistant Pg 179
Emely W. Cushman Assistant Pg 179
Edith R. Danielson Assistant Pg 179
Julia Geisel Assistant Pg 179
Alice E. Hennessey Assistant Pg 179
Barbara G. Keegan Assistant Pg 179
Alice C. Kelly First Assistant Pg 179
Mary deS. Louth Assistant Pg 179
Eva L. T. Matteson Assistant Pg 179
Elizabeth G. Smith Assistant Pg 179
Frank A. Spratt Principal Pg 179
Mary Williams State Critic Pg 179

Calhoun Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Agnes T. Curren Assistant Pg 188
Mary H. Gaynor Assistant Pg 188
Florence S. Ryan Assistant Pg 188
Esther W. Tripp Assistant Pg 188
Mabel H. White Principal Pg 188

California Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary E. Lincoln Principal, Critic Pg 188
Belle M. Rich Assistant Pg 188
Adelaide A. Wheeler Kindergarten Pg 188

Camp Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary A. Farrell Principal Pg 188
Katharine R. Moore Assistant Pg 188
Mary E. Tempest Assistant Pg 188

Candace Street Grammar School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Anna L. Burns Assistant Pg 179
M. Davitt Carroll Principal Pg 179
Emily A. Crosby Assistant Pg 179
Mary L. Farrell Assistant Pg 179
Mary C. Greene Critic Pg 179
Margaret L. Kane Assistant Pg 179
Grace E. Kelleher Assistant Pg 179
Sarah E. Kelly First Assistant Pg 179
Mary E. McElroy Assistant Pg 179
Anna J. McGovern Assistant Pg 179
Elizabeth B. McLeod Assistant Pg 179
Elizabeth J. Molloy Assistant Pg 179
Katherine C. Molloy First Assistant Pg 179
Katherine E.G. O'Neill Assistant Pg 179
Catherine A. O'Reilly Assistant Pg 179

Carpenter Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Agnes R. Mainey Assistant Pg 188
Theresa V. McKenna Principal Pg 188
Maude L.F. Sweet Assistant Pg 188
Agnes M. Walsh Assistant Pg 188

Chalkstone Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Hannah S. Bowen Assistant Pg 188
Margaret M.W. Carr Assistant Pg 188
Gertrude M. Durrell Assistant Pg 188
Georgia F. Fiske Kindergarten Pg 188
Ellen L. Killoran Assistant Pg 188
Florence G. Nolan Assistant Pg 188
Mary S. Raftery Assistant Pg 188
Mary F. Towle Kindergarten Pg 188
Mary G. Walsh Principal, Critic Pg 188

Charles Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary C. Buckley Assistant Pg 188
Margaret A. Dawson Principal, Critic Pg 188
Mary J. Gorman Assistant Pg 188
M. Josephine Healey Assistant Pg 188
Mary S. Houghton Assistant Pg 188
Ethel G. Laughlin Kindergarten Pg 188
Rose M. McCardell Assistant Pg 188
Mary C. McKenna Assistant Pg 188
Evelyn Staples Assistant Pg 188

Chester Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary L. Chapin Assistant Pg 188
Edith E. Heyworth Assistant Pg 188
Mary Mackie Assistant Pg 188
Rosa Martin Principal Pg 188

Classical High School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Bessie W. Allen Third Assistant Pg 174
Elizabeth L. Angell Third Assistant Pg 174
Arthur H. Berry Third Assistant Pg 174
Ruth E. Cooke Third Assistant Pg 174
Flora M. Cotton Third Assistant Pg 174
Anne Marjorie Day Third Assistant Pg 174
Herbert E. Drake First Assistant Pg 174
Harriet P. Fuller First Assistant Pg 174
Elizabeth C. Grant Second Assistant Pg 174
E. Helena Gregory First Assistant Pg 174
Harriet M. Hathaway Second Assistant Pg 174
Frederick E. Hawkins Second Assistant Pg 174
Emelia A. Hempel Third Assistant Pg 174
Elizabeth G Hoyt First Assistant Pg 174
Agnes Jonas Clerk Pg 174
Mabel S. LeValley Third Assistant Pg 174
Bessie A. Loud Third Assistant Pg 174
Rachel G. McAuliffe Third Assistant Pg 174
Ida M. Nichols Third Assistant Pg 174
Charles E. Paine Second Assistant Pg 174
William T. Peck Principal Pg 174
A. Forest Ranger Third Assistant Pg 174
Constance B. Rose Third Assistant Pg 174
Maude E. Sears Third Assistant Pg 174
Alice R. Sheppard Second Assistant Pg 174
Laura R. Sherman Third Assistant Pg 174
Helen L. Sullivan Third Assistant Pg 174
J. Herbert Ward Second Assistant Pg 174
Henry H. Waterman Second Assistant Pg 174

Cole Avenue Grammar School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Josephine Bishop Assistant Pg 179
Annie L. Church Kindergarten Pg 179
Helen M. Cooper Assistant Pg 179
Agnes A. Foster Assistant Pg 179
Hazel B. Gates Assistant Pg 179
Katharine M. Hurley Assistant Pg 179
Harry H. Lowry Principal Pg 179
Gladys L. McGee Assistant Pg 179

Courtland Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Charlotte A. Barry Assistant Pg 189
Irene M. Blessing Assistant Pg 189
Catharine L. Brown Assistant Pg 189
Helen S. Jenckes Assistant Pg 189
Florence R. Kenyon Assistant Pg 189
Martha J. Marshall Assistant Pg 189
Florence L. R. Reaves Assistant Pg 189
Margaret E. Tally Assistant Pg 189
Katherine Turbitt Pincipal Pg 189

Covell Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Elizabeth A. Mahoney Assistant Pg 189
Minnie W. Mason Principal Pg 189
Genevieve S. McNiff Assistant Pg 189
Ellen M. Shanley Assistant Pg 189

Daniel Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Katherine G. Dean Kindergarten Pg 189
Lizzie L. Gurry Principal Pg 189
Mary E. McEnanly Assistant Pg 189
Margaret A. McGrath Assistant Pg 189

East Street Primary School, Providence
Name Title Ref
Anna T. Brennan Assistant Pg 189
Belle Burton Assistant Pg 189
Katharine M. Dwyer Principal Pg 189
Mary D. Rickard Assistant Pg 189
Eliza F. W. Taft Kindergarten Pg 189

East Manning Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary L. Cawley Principal Pg 189
Josephine Dillion Assistant Pg 189
Mary A. Gorman Assistant Pg 189
M. Eliza Hurley Assistant Pg 189

Eddy Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Alice G. Brady Assistant Pg 189
Helen J. Cole Assistant Pg 189
Grace A. Kennedy Assistant Pg 189
Anella V. Remington Principal Pg 189

Elm Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Syvilla R. Buchart Assistant Pg 189
Jane S. Dix Principal Pg 189
Anna L. Gunnison Kindergarten Pg 189
Anna M. Killian Assistant Pg 189
Sarah L. Norton Assistant Pg 189
S. Frances Pike Assistant Pg 189
Harriet F. Robinson Kindergarten Pg 189
Mary L. Young Assistant Pg 189

English High School, Providence
Name
Title Subject
Ref
Adelaide H. Arnold Third Assistant   Pg 173
Rose M. Bancroft Third Assistant   Pg 173
M. Elsie Bennett Third Assistant   Pg 173
Susan S. Brayton First Assistant   Pg 173
Agnes G. Brown Third Assistant   Pg 173
Ethel E. Brown Non-Academic   Pg 173
Mary E. Budlong Third Assistant   Pg 173
Anna Burnside Third Assistant   Pg 173
Alice S. Carroll Third Assistant   Pg 173
James H. Chase Second Assistant   Pg 173
Blanche M. Crapo   Salesmanship Pg 173
Howard D. Day First Assistant   Pg 173
William H. Eddy Principal   Pg 173
Maude Farnum Third Assistant   Pg 173
Marion P. Harley Third Assistant   Pg 173
Eva J. Hesse   Elocution Pg 173
David W. Hoyt Principal Emeritus   Pg 173
Ethel C. Jameson Third Assistant   Pg 173
Russell C. Lowell First Assistant   Pg 173
Alice H. Manchester Clerk   Pg 173
Forrest E. Mathewson Clerk   Pg 173
Edith T. Matthews Third Assistant   Pg 173
Isabel McMurtry Third Assistant   Pg 173
Lilian B. Miner Second Assistant   Pg 173
Jeannette B. Moffitt Third Assistant   Pg 173
Alice D. Mumford First Assistant   Pg 173
Katharine Upham Peirce First Assistant   Pg 173
Harriet E. Pierce Second Assistant   Pg 173
Asa G. Randall   Drawing Pg 173
Frederick H. Read Second Assistant   Pg 173
Sidney A. Sherman First Assistant   Pg 173
Abby M.B. Slade First Assistant   Pg 173
Augustus T. Swift Second Assistant   Pg 173
John C. Swift First Assistant   Pg 173
Henry O. Tripp Third Assistant   Pg 173
Wallace M. Turner Second Assistant   Pg 173
Bertha E. H. Wilcox Third Assistant   Pg 173
Florence A. Williams First Assistant   Pg 173
Nora G. Wright Second Assistant   Pg 173

Federal Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Florence M. Donahey Assistant Pg 189
Anna C. Geary Assistant Pg 189
Genevieve M. O'Reilly Assistant Pg 189
Teresa A. Sullivan Principal Pg 189

Friendship Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Grace M. Barry Principal Pg 190
Charlotte M. Bradford Asst. Pg 190
Belle L. Lyons Asst. Pg 190
Barbara A. MacDougall Asst. Pg 190

Greeley Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Mary F. Babcock Kindergarten Pg 190
Louise F. Brooke Kindergarten Pg 190
Gertrude M. Clark Asst. Pg 190
Katherine T. Connolly Asst. Pg 190
Eliza P. Hayes Kindergarten Pg 190
M. Lucia Heck Asst. Pg 190
Edna P. Moore Asst. Pg 190
Elizabeth T. O'Brien Asst. Pg 190
Agnes F. Poland Asst. Pg 190
Helen A. Reynolds Principal Pg 190
Catherine A. Riordan Asst. Pg 190

Grove Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Elizabeth I. Ballard Asst. Pg 190
Catherine V. Coleman Asst. Pg 190
Angela P. Collins Asst. Pg 190
Margaret M. Colton Principal & Critic Pg 190
Ellen A. McGuirk Asst. Pg 190
Mary J. Quinn Asst. Pg 190

Hammond Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Jennie M. Eddy Kindergarten Pg 190
Mary L. Pratt Asst. Pg 190
Margaret M. Shea Asst. Pg 190
Mabel M. Stratton Asst. Pg 190
Madeleine T. Sullivan Asst. Pg 190
Alice B. Wittemore Principal Pg 190

Harriet Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Sarah L. Stenson Principal Pg 190
Elizabeth Schaffer Asst. Pg 190
Martha E. Feeley Asst. Pg 190
Julia P. Ward Kindergarten Pg 190
Dorothea B. Ruoff Kindergarten Pg 190

Harris Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Katherine M. Murray Principal Pg 190
Marion E. Macdonald Asst. Pg 190
Helen E. Essex Asst. Pg 190
Marion C. Meegan Asst. Pg 190

Hendrick Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Catharine A. Denny Asst. Pg 190
Mary T. Haran Asst. Pg 190
Catherine J. McGrath Principal Pg 190
Mary E. O'Conner Asst. Pg 190

Highland Avenue Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Jennie T. Coffey Principal & Critic Pg 191
Annie U. Doran Asst. Pg 191
Alice A. Evison Asst. Pg 191

Hope Street High, Providence
Name
Title
Subject
Ref
Francis G. Allen Non-Academic   Pg 177
Juliet A. Allen Clerk   Pg 177
Sabra M. Anderson Junior Course   Pg 177
Jesse L. Beers First Assistant   Pg 176
Ruth K. Benton Student Teacher English Pg 177
Henrietta C. Brazeau Second Assistant   Pg 177
Susanna Y. Cushing Second Assistant   Pg 176
Charles E. Dennis Principal   Pg 176
Theodore E. Dexter Third Assistant   Pg 177
Emma M. Donnelly Non-Academic   Pg 177
Richard O. Dummer Third Assistant   Pg 177
Claus E. Ekstrom Student Teacher History Pg 177
J. Madison Gathany Second Assistant   Pg 176
M. Catherine Mahy Second Assistant   Pg 176
James A. Murphy Student Teacher Chemistry Pg 177
Harold C. Newton Third Assistant   Pg 177
Mary I. O'Brien Student Teacher Latin Pg 177
Eliza M. Peirce Second Assistant   Pg 176
Royal P. Richardson Third Assistant   Pg 177
Roger S. Robinson Third Assistant   Pg 177
Carrie M. Searle Second Assistant   Pg 177
Henry K. Sears Second Assistant   Pg 177
Florence H. Slack Third Assistant   Pg 177
Ida B. Smith Non-Academic   Pg 177
Walter J. Towne First Assistant   Pg 176
Bessie S. Warner Second Assistant   Pg 176
Anne T. Weeden First Assistant   Pg 176

Ives Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Genevieve T. Barry Asst. Pg 191
Mary E. Cashman Asst. Pg 191
Theresa G. Furlong Principal Pg 191
Lucy L. Hurley Asst. Pg 191

Jenkins Street Primary School, Providence
Name
Title
Ref
Margaret M. M. Coffey Asst. Pg 191
Annie F. Cooney Asst. Pg 191
Marian L. Cooper Asst. Pg 191
Hattie J. Mann Asst. Pg 191
Isabelle M. McKenna Asst. Pg 191
Annie L. Munnegle Principal & Critic Pg 191
Lillian G. Munnegle Asst. Pg 191


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