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Nursery School, Elisabeth Amen

The new nursery school was built in 1966 and was constructed on the site of Holmes Cottage.

The Nursery School was named for Elisabeth Wheeler Amen, Professor of Psychology and Education from 1925 to 1952 and founder of the original nursery school in 1931. She founded the nursery school after studying similar schools in Great Britain. She and Professor of History Elsie Gulley lived for many years at 5 Howard St.

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