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3H_B06_F07_SportsList.jpg

A small blue card that reads "Miss ____ is classed as B," with spaces to indicate what physical activity the student is deemed able to participate in. Cards like these were used by the Bryn Mawr College Health Department to ensure that students didn't participate in activities for which they were…
Decade: 1910s
 
3H_B06_F07_RegCard.jpg

A lined card with fields for name and hall at the top, divided into three columns labeled fall, winter, and spring, and with horizontal fields for information such as physical status, academic hours, athletic team participation, and extra curricular activities. These cards were used by the Bryn Mawr…
Decade: 1910s
 
3H_B06_F07_PhysEff.jpg

A large lined card with fields for name and class at the top, and fields for various physical measurements, including weight, height, lung capacity, strength, swimming speed, running speed, and gymnastics skills, and fields for indicating whether the student was a member of a sports team. These…
Decade: 1910s