Gallery view

1935 Sept. 10

Horace T. Aplington, Lieutenant Colonel Cavalry

Portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Horace T. Aplington (in uniform), Calvary Professor of Military Science and Head of the Department 1935. Note included that reads, "Lt.-Col. Horace T. Aplington who will leave the R.O.T.C. unit at Massachusetts State College to take up a new post at Los Angeles, Calif. He has been commandant at the college since 1935."

University Photograph Collection

1931 June

Oleson, Grunow Otto

Class Day in front of Goessmann Laboratory

Massachusetts - Graduates and spectators gather behind shrubbery as other graduates stand in front of Goessmann Laboratory during Class Day activities for Commencement 1931. The east side of Draper Hall can be seen in the background. Date of photo on back is written as 1933, which is crossed out and '1931' written in. "Photo by Oleson M.A.C." stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1934 Sept.

Students move to anchor their end during the traditional rope pull

Students begin to move into position to anchor their end of the rope during the annual campus rope pull while spectators wait and watch. Photograph donated by Everett Kosarick.

University Photograph Collection

1927 Dec.

Grant B. Snyder

Formal portrait of a young Professor Grant B. Snyder. He started at Massachusetts Agricultural College as an instructor in vegetable gardening, eventually becoming Professor of Olericulture, Head of the Department of Horticulture and finally Professor Emeritus. He was actively interested in the National Junior Horticulture Foundation, Inc. as National Advisor and Chairman of the Board ... more

University Photograph Collection

1941 Feb.

Mildred Briggs and three women during a Home Economics class

Assistant Professor of Home Economics Mildred Briggs guides a student in upholstering a chair while two other students work at weaving looms. Handwritten note on back reads: "Miss Mildred Briggs; Rosalie A. Beaubien, '41, Millers Falls; Anna E. Harrington, '41, Amherst; Margaret Robinson, '41, Concord - 2/41".

University Photograph Collection

1937

Adeline E. Hicks

Portrait of Adeline E. Hicks when she resigned as Head of the Department of Physical Education at Massachusetts State College.

University Photograph Collection

1937

Ceremony at Memorial Hall with students and band

Women students dressed in various country costumes walk alongside Memorial Hall while the college band plays on the campus lawn. Photograph donated by Everett Kosarick.

University Photograph Collection

1934

Fred Coleman Sears on boat with unidentified woman

Coleman on boat, one foot on rope pile, talking to young woman seated on side of boat, ocean in background

University Photograph Collection

1943

Philip H. Smith with bags of vegetable seeds

Philip Henry Smith of the Class of 1897, who became a Professor of Chemistry at the Hatch Experiment Station in the early 1900s, examines the tag on a bag of vegetable seeds. Each bag is labeled with a tag noting, among other things, a Date of Germination test (Jan. 1943). Professor Smith wears a lapel button bearing the initials A.R.P. Typewritten note accompanying ph... more

University Photograph Collection