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Modern School Collection: Images: Faculty and Staff [7]

Elizabeth, a longtime teacher, sparked Alexis' interest in teaching and they both taught at various experimental schools in New York for many years. In 1913, they left New York for a farm in Hampton, Connecticut, where they lived until moving to the Modern School in Stelton, New Jersey. Below, Elizabeth Ferm stands outside their Hampton, CT farm (ca.1918).

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Finding Aid to the Modern Collection
Photographs: Faculty and Staff | Daily Life | Classes | Buildings | Non-Stelton
Voices of the Children: 1922 | 1929 | 1931