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Contributed by: Mr. & Mrs. Roger Lambert through Strong Historical Society
Media: Ink on paper
Contributed by: South Bristol Historical Society
Location: South Bristol
Media: ink on paper
When Brooklin, located on the Blue Hill Peninsula, was incorporated in 1849, there were ten school districts and nine one-room school houses. As the years went by, population changes affected the location and number of schools in the area. State requirements began to determine ways that student's education would be handled. Regardless, education of the Brooklin students always remained a high priority for the town.
After being part of the town of Bristol for nearly 150 years, residents of South Bristol determined that their interests would be better served by becoming a separate town and they broke away from the large community of Bristol.
Farmington's Normal School -- a teacher-training facility -- opened in 1863 and, over the decades, offered academic programs that included such unique features as domestic and child-care training, and extra-curricular activities from athletics to music and theater.
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Online Items Cover of Mussul Unsquit Yearbook, Strong High School, 1923 Item 67537 infoStrong Historical Society Strong High School…
Village School 1905 Cover of Mussul Unsquit Yearbook, Strong High School, 1923 Item 67537 infoStrong Historical Society Strong High School…
… Class of 1933 gather for their Mussul Unsquit yearbook photo. At front, from left, are Nettie B. Cox, Fanny E. Brackley, Clifford H.