Lottie Mary A’Bear Set XXIX (1930-1933)

Scope and Content

Grey marbled cardboard album with 'Snappy Snaps' embossed on cover containing 158 photographs of Bedford Physical Training College students participating in college life. It is thought that the album belonged to Lottie Mary A'Bear of Set XXIX. Many of the photographs are captioned and include named individuals.

Part of the album has been divided into sections titled 'Swimming', 'Dancing', and 'Seniors' Entertainment 1933'. For the remainder of the album, several individual pages have been titled 'Demonstration Gymnastics 1933', '[St. Thomas'] Hospital 1932', 'Junior Entertainment 1931', 'Birthday party 21st June 1930', 'Acrobatics in the Garden', 'Teams', and 'At the Cottage' (presumed to be Margaret Stansfeld's cottage at Aspley Heath, Bedfordshire). Also includes a group photograph of Set XXIX, the interior of the gymnasium, lecture room and medical room, and the exterior of the new Science Laboratory built in 1930.