Welcome to the Ruth D. Gates Digital Scrapbook

Originally from Dixfield, Maine, Ruth studied for a one-year certificate in the Teaching of Domestic Art at Simmons College in Boston from 1922 to 1923. Ruth’s collection spans beyond her year at Simmons and contains a wide variety of personal memorabilia. Enjoy traveling along Ruth’s journey and share a year and more enriched by school, sports, theater, worship, friendship, and food!

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