Helen Spaulding, Westbrook Seminary, Class of 1864Item 29183 info
Abplanalp Library, UNE
In 1862, at age 18, Helen F. Spaulding was one of 15 women students attending Westbrook Seminary.
She was, however, the only female student from out of state.
Helen Spaulding was born in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, and attended public schools there.
At an early age she began teaching, alternating teaching with furthering her own education.