100-year-old chalk board drawings uncovered in Oklahoma

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While removing old chalkboards at Emerson High School in Oklahoma, contractors made a pretty cool discovery.

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Behind the chalkboards being removed were even older chalkboards that had been untouched for nearly 100 years.

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“The penmanship blows me away, because you don’t see a lot of that anymore,” said Sherry Kishore, Emerson High School Principal.

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Pictured above is a wheel that was used to teach multiplication.

“I have never seen that technique in my life,” remarked Kishore.

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The last time these chalkboards saw light was 1917.

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Via The Washington Post

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