Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Field Hockey team, Farmington State Normal School, 1929

Click on the image to zoom. Click and drag your mouse over the image to move it left or right. Use the small navigation window to select the area you wish to zoom on.

Item 68450 detail enlarge send e-card Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter add to album


Farmington State Normal School's first foray into the sport of field hockey was in 1928. It was an intramural sport organized under the guidance of Miss Marion Allen, the school's physical education instructor. Teams consisted of girls from the same dorm or classes. This photo shows the girls outfitted and ready to go!

Go back

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.