Home Economics class with nurse, Farmington State Normal School, ca. 1930
Contributed by Mantor Library at UMF
Practical experience was an important part of the Home Economics curriculum. Students learned about child care, including infants. The school nurse was a key part of providing students with these skills. This photo shows a group of students learning the proper way to bathe a "baby" under the watchful eye of Nurse Ingeborg Johansen, who was the school nurse from 1928 to 1945.
- Title: Home Economics class with nurse, Farmington State Normal School, ca. 1930
- Creator: Luce's Studio
- Creation Date: circa 1930
- Subject Date: circa 1930
- Town: Farmington
- County: Franklin
- State: ME
- Media: black and white photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 20.5 x 25.25
- Collection: home ec v.f.
- Object Type: Image
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Mantor Library at UMF
University of Maine at Farmington, 116 South Street, Farmington, ME 04938
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University of Maine Farmington--History
Farmington State Normal School (Me.)
Farmington State Teachers College (Me.)
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