Shelburne Falls, MA: Arms Academy, 1882. First Edition. Softcover. (8)pp. Topics include: Foundation of the four-year school, Location, Grounds & Building, Instruction, Courses of Study, Text-books, Expenses, Music, Drawing & Painting, Calendar for 1882-1883, Students (separate listings for Ladies & Gentlemen), Teachers, Board of Trustees. Bound in decorated, pictorial wrappers, 8" x 5". Printed by Mayer, Merkel & Ottmann, Lithographers, New York. Corner of rear cover nibbled. Very Good. Item #040984
Founded as a private school in 1880, the Academy was named for Major Ira Arms who furnished the land and a $20,000 building fund.