This receipt from Simmons, the former Bursar, notes payment for tuition, room rent, and servant hire for Spring Term, 1872. Total cost: $3.00.
As the mother of a freshman, this really pains me. Especially that I couldn’t even afford a manservant to keep my frosh warm, clean and on time.
This post was published on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 3:17 pm by Audra Eagle Yun.
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