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Bennett Cottage Housekeeping Instruction

Bennett Cottage Housekeeping Instruction

Item Information

Title:
Bennett Cottage Housekeeping Instruction
Description:
Named after Principal Gazella Bennett, Bennett Cottage was designed to teach housekeeping to girls. Female students are shown sweeping and washing windows on the first and second floors, including the use of a step ladder. Today independent living skills are taught at Bennett for students of both sexes.
Date:
1916
Format:
Postcards/Cards
Genre:
Postcards
Location:
Perkins School for the Blind
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library
Collection (local):
Perkins Postcards
Subjects:
Special education
Perkins School for the Blind
Perkins Institution and Massachusetts School for the Blind
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Watertown
Extent:
1 postcard
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Terms of Use:
Samuel P. Hayes Research Library, Perkins School for the Blind, Watertown, MA
Contact host institution for more information.
Accession #:
588-32