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Bryn Mawr College's first gymnasium, as it appeared when the College opened in 1885.
Decade: 1880s
 
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A student swings from a pair of rings connected to the ceiling. She is face down with her arms stretched behind her gripping the rings and her legs hooked back into the rings. She appears to be grinning.
Decade: 1920s
 
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Five students run through a meadow. Their arms are swinging and their skirts are rising above their ankles. They're moving fast enough that the details of their faces and clothes are blurred although the background is in focus.
Decade: 1900s
 
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A student wearing an ankle-length skirt climbs a fence.
Decade: 1900s