Schools are starting up all over the United States so how appropriate that the blog topic for the week is school. I knew that my grandfather, William D. Hannah, went to Wentworth Military. So I decided that I would find more about that school and his time there. Archive.org has all the catalogs for Wentworth on line. So I was able to find a great deal about the school in the late 1880's.
The daily routine looked like this:
Each cadet was required to have two uniforms.
|William in his Uniform|
I have a number of questions for my grandfather about his time at Wentworth. Why did he go and for what year? Did he graduate? Did it prepare him well for Dickinson College?