Stereoscopic Scenery Cards of the State Normal School at Bridgewater, Mass.

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Mrs. Goding's Room (Room No. 1), Normal Hall, Bridgewater, Mass. Description: Mrs. Anne M. Goding was a member of the 89th class of the State Normal School at Bridgewater, graduating in 1879. She served as "matron" of Normal Hall, and though described as outwardly forbidding, … Date: 1876-80
Dormitory Room, Normal Hall Description: Normal Hall could accommodate 148 students. The cost for boarding in the late 1870s was $4.00 a week for gentlemen, and $3.75 a week for ladies. According to an 1879 course catalog, "Each boarder is… Date: 1876-80
Dormitory Room, Normal Hall Description: Dormitory rooms in Normal Hall accommodated two students. Each room had two closets and was "carpeted, supplied with furniture, including mattress and pillows, heated by steam, lighted by gas, and th… Date: 1876-80