Set IX (1911-1913)

Scope and Content

Green leather album with 'Album' embossed on front cover containing 109 photographs of students and staff of Bedford Physical Training College for the years 1911-1913.

The images show scenes from life at the College and include the following: students swimming in the Commercial Road Swimming Baths, playing hockey and lacrosse, engaged in dance and gymnastics displays; picnics, boating on the river Great Ouse, cycling and on excursions in the countryside; students dressed in theatrical costume performing an entertainment; the cricket and hockey teams; 37 Lansdowne Road: the exterior, garden, interior of gymnasium, and student room; exterior of other College properties.