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The Assembly Room, May Hall, c.1890

The Assembly Room, May Hall, c.1890

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Title:
The Assembly Room, May Hall, c.1890
Description:
Pictured is the Assembly Room in May Hall, c.1890. When the school first opened in 1839, some subject areas were approached gingerly, such as science being taught to women. This Assembly Room allowed for lectures and faculty opinions to be heard by the entire student body. May Hall was built in 1889, and was named in honor of Miss Abby W. May, the official visitor from the Massachusetts Board of Education.
Date:
[ca. 1890]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Framingham State University, Henry Whittemore Library
Framingham State University - Archives http://www.framingham.edu/henry-whittemore-library/archives-and-special-collections/index.html
Collection (local):
Henry Whittemore Library Collection
Subjects:
Architecture
Campus Buildings
Housing
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Language:
English
Identifier:
FSU_GB_0015