Winning Caption

““Let me take your number. I’m sure we can get that built right away.”

– Ruth Bridgham

Source: New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992. Series 13703-83, Box 3, Number 6990_2.


Winning Caption

“Hey, it's supposed to be musical chairs, not hide and go seek!"

– Jeanne Williams

Source: New York State Archives, New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, ca. 1856-1939. Series
A3045-78, No. 2696.


Winning Caption

"Yes, Hans, we have to walk all the way back down."

- Stewart Galloway

Source: New York State Archives. Education Dept. Division of Visual Instruction. Instructional lantern slides, 1911-1925, A3045-78, DnAM5.


Email Us Your Submissions

Send in your captions for the Spring 2021 Caption This contest published in New York Archives by June 1st. 

Email caption ideas to Josie.Madison@nysed.gov