Eleven successful years of leading the Branch Agricultural
College is the record now held by Director Henry Oberhansley.
During this eleven years he has been instrumental in bringing
about many improvments. Most prominent of these are: the...
fueled considerable anxiety around school board members and administrators,
many of who had farm or small town backgrounds. Enthusiastic supporters were
drawn to the promise of school gardens not only as a way to better implement
The Bureau of Education commissioned a report in 1907 entitled Agricultural
Education Including Nature Study and School Gardens. This report claimed “elementary
nature study and agriculture had a positive impact on the social and economic...
The agricultural laboratory is supplied with all the essential apparatus for demonstration. A few pure bred animals are kept by the school for the educational work. They, will help to keep the Domestic Science department...
nature and environmental issues and relationships (Garcia-Ruiz, 2009, p. 34). “Personal
experience and observation of nature [were] the building blocks for classroom
enrichment. Gardens ground[ed] children in growth, and decay, predator-prey...
Branch Agricultural College (Cedar City, Utah); Southern Utah University -- History
1914-1915 Agricula Staff (yearbook) Includes, left to right: Eugene Woodbury, photographer; Bessie Esplin, local editor; James Esplin, business manager; Lorin Shirts, Ivie Gardner, editor-in-chief; Marion Woolley, associate editor (or Wilkinson,...
1935 Easter program at Zion South Campground amphitheater. Gordon Jones nearest camera. Easter programs were held in 1935 and 1936. The following year a pageant was written and produced by Grant Redford of Branch Agricultural College (BAC), Cedar...
IANCH AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE
Lillian Bunker, AL'MCS L, Jack I ostcr, Anna Leign. Mcn/ics Macfarlane, l',il-.\, Grant
ll.-llu-rs, Riiy B. VX'cst. .lack I Vic. \a Hunter, Ar.lolli McKniulil.
Three Score and Ten in Retrospect
The pioneer settlement of Coalville was first called Chalk Creek, after a stream that watered the area, but when coal was discovered on the townsite the name was changed. John grew up on stories passed down...
Second Year. First half. Second half.
English b 4 4
Plane Geometry................................... 3 3
Chemistry 4 4
German or French 4 4
Physical Education 1 1
Domestic Science II (Hygiene) ........... 2...