Spring Hill School photographs, circa 1930
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Brief Description:

The Spring Hill School photographs (2011-13-0, .92 linear feet) document the activities of students circa 1930 at Spring Hill School, a private school located in Litchfield, Conn. The founders of the school used a progressive education model, and the photographs depict social, recreational, and scholastic activities, including images of horseback riding, making maple sugar, the study of geography, students in their quarters, and a Roman dinner, among other topics. The photographs are mounted on boards with captions.

1 Folder housed in 18B3.

Also a photograph album 1927-1931 currently housed in 3B Box 110.

Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at] litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org
Record Series Number: 00/2011-13-0
Created by: Spring Hill School (Litchfield, Conn.)
Volume: 0.92 Linear Feet
Acquired: 04/14/2011. Prior donation by Virginia A. Smith of a photograph album  of Spring Hill, 1927-1931 acc. #1991.2.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Litchfield (Conn.)
Private schools - Connecticut - Litchfield
Progressive education
Genres/Forms of Material
Photographs
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: Virginia A. Smith  Gift
Related Materials: Spring Hill School collection
PreferredCitation: Spring Hill School photographs (2011-13-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759