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Farmington State Normal School students in Red Cross uniforms, 1917

Contributed by Mantor Library at UMF

With the outbreak of World War I, a Red Cross chapter was organized at the Farmington State Normal School. The members held fundraisers and made hospital supplies like bandages, wraps, and blankets. On the day of this photo, these three students (Only one of whom is fully identified) were participating in a Red Cross fundraiser at the Farmington Fair. From the left: Doris Viles, Liz, Muriel.

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  • Title: Farmington State Normal School students in Red Cross uniforms, 1917
  • Creation Date: 1917
  • Subject Date: 1917
  • Town: Farmington
  • County: Franklin
  • State: ME
  • Media: black and white photograph
  • Collection: 1917 Photo album
  • Object Type: Image

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Mantor Library at UMF
University of Maine at Farmington, 116 South Street, Farmington, ME 04938
(207) 778-7219
http://library.umf.maine.edu

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