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Packing For Pemi…Through The Ages

In honor of the annual ritual of “packing for summer camp,” it seems timely to dig into the archives to appreciate two packing lists from Camp Pemigewassett’s early days. Not only do they offer a glimpse into another day and time, but, when juxtaposed to today’s packing list, they provide good fodder for conversation on what was included and what wasn’t—then and now.

Draw whatever conclusions you want!

 

1908

Session length: 9 weeks. Tuition: $175.00

 

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1956

Session length: 8 weeks. Tuition: $475.00

 

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2013

Session length: 3 ½ weeks or 7 weeks. Tuition: $5200 or $7900.

 

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