Set III (1905-1907)

Scope and Content

Blue cloth album with 'Reminiscences' embossed on front cover containing 96 photographs of students and staff of Bedford Physical Training College for the years 1905-1907.

The images show scenes from life at the College and include the following: students swimming in the Commercial Road Swimming Baths, playing netball and tennis, engaged in gymnastics displays, using a vaulting horse; students and staff at picnics, boating on the river Great Ouse, and tending the garden; students dressed in theatrical costume and performing an entertainment; group photographs of Set III and the lacrosse team; 37 Lansdowne Road: the garden, interior of gymnasium, dining room and student room; scenes from rural Bedford life.