Adolescence... everybody has to pass through it, and endure the various torments that may scar one for life. the evidence of these photographs suggests that the dimensions haven't changed all that much in 100+ years. There's still the fat kid, the dumb kid, the mama's boy, the clown, the dork... Are your own memories of the age relevant to interpreting these images?

17 young persons

hormonal discomfort

too much haircut

a good boy

Lunenburg stolidity