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Teachers' Room, Farmington State Normal School, 1896

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In 1896, the main building at Farmington State Normal School, Merrill Hall, had a teachers room. This photo shows a group of teachers gathered there. Principal George Purington hired some of the best graduates of the Normal School to be teachers at the Normal School or in the Model School. Among them, Lillian Lincoln, Hortense Merrill and Carolyn Stone.

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