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Four Westbrook Junior College students sit and study outside their dormitory in the sun in this June 1959 sepia toned photograph. The four young women sit on plaid stadium blankets and lean against pillows and their dormitory's foundation.Three wear shorts and blouses; one wears a shirt-waist dress. All are concentrating on their English texts which are balanced on their knees.

Written in pencil on the back of the photograph is: Evie Hopkins, Medford, Mass.; Jeanne Allen, Lewiston, Me.; Sue Casey, Rumford, Rhode Island; Jean Morris, Limestone, Me.


Sepia photograph


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Size of Original

10 inches x 8 1/16 inches

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