Fonds MG085 - Esther Farnsworth fonds

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Esther Farnsworth fonds

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  • 1922 (Creation)
    Farnsworth, Esther

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  • 2 photographs
  • 1 textile item

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Esther Farnsworth graduated from Bishop's University in 1922. Born in the Eastern Townships, Esther taught in Richmond, Noranda, Knowlton and Cookshire, where she was principal of the high school there from 1942-48. Esther worked close to 30 years as a teacher and principal. Esther's principal activity was reading, and was very interested in history. She was an avid traveller and visited many countries during her life. Esther Farnsworth celebrated her 100th birthday on 6 February 2001 in the Wales Home in Richmond, Quebec, and passed away in 2003.

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  • 2 photographs: graduation photograph, and group photograph of "Convocation 1922"
  • B.A. hood.

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Mrs. Dorothy Ross, Cookshire, 2005


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