Thank you Mr. Bates for showing us our town. : Thirty years of Mansfield's history and views preserved in photos. January 6th, Bert's birthdate, is Bert Bates Day in Mansfield.
Object ID:
1015.0001.b
Title:
Model School. Looks newly built in this photo
Description:
The Model School or Training School. It looks newly built in this photo. This vanilla brick building on the Mansfield State Normal School campus was a training school for the future teachers. It also provided education for Mansfield's elementary age students. It has been used for college classes since the red brick building was erected next door in the late 1930s. It is now called Belknap Hall, and the red Campus Elementary School was renamed Retan Center.
Date:
1914
Place:
Mansfield, Tioga PA
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Model School. Looks newly built in this photoModel School. Looks newly built in this photo