• New Books

    Judging a Book by its Cover

    Here are some great new books that also happen to have great covers. These are all available at Ohrstrom Library on the New Books shelves in the Baker Reading Room. Come on over and check them out! 4321 : A Novel by Paul Auster Henry Holt and Company, 2017 Call Number: Fiction Au7 “Nearly two weeks early, on March 3, 1947, in the maternity ward of Beth Israel Hospital in Newark, New Jersey, Archibald Isaac Ferguson, the one and only child of Rose and Stanley Ferguson, is born. From that single beginning, Ferguson’s life will take four simultaneous and independent fictional paths. Four identical Fergusons made of the same DNA,…

  • Archives,  History

    Hockey players on Lower School Pond, 1916

    A photo of SPS hockey players on Lower School Pond - a game against Exeter that took place in February of 1916, won by SPS 10-3. #ohrstromlibrary #ohrstromlibrarydigitalarchives #throwback #throwbackthursday #tbt #hockey #icehockey #pondhockey #blackice #1916 #spshistory #iamsps

  • Archives,  History

    St. Paul’s School Hockey Team, 1908

    St. Paul's School Hockey Team, 1908: This photograph features Hobart Amory Hare Baker, Form of 1909 - hockey legend Hobey Baker, second from the left. #ohrstromlibrary #ohrstromlibrarydigitalarchives #spshistory #iamsps #hockey #pondhockey #hobeybaker #legendsofhockey #blackice #1909 #hobartamoryharebaker

  • Nugalia

    January 30, 1903

    No business like snow business: Skating has been very good this term, owing to the persistent work of removing snow from a large part of the Upper Pond.  Fiver rinks and a large space uninclosed are in constant use, but the greatest improvement is the high board rink on the “Gulf of Mexico”, where all matches are played.  Great improvement in hockey playing should result from this rink.

  • Nugalia

    March 13, 1926

    Seven in one: February 27 has the distinction of being the only day in the recent history of St. Paul’s School and probably in all of its history, that has seen seven hockey games played in one rink in one day and each of these for a championship.