Barnes, Lincoln Wade
Massachusetts - Graduates of the Class of 1923, gathered on the steps of Stockbridge Hall, watch in amusement as a fellow graduate runs past. "Class of 1923" written on front. "M.S.C. Collection" and "From Lincoln W. Barnes, Amherst, Mass." stamped on back.
Oleson, Grunow Otto
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.
Massachusetts - Dennis M. Crowley, John R. Kay, Ruth A. Faulk, Matthew L. Blaisdell and Taylor M. Mills (left to right) greet each other during their 25th class reunion. "U of Mass - June 1954 - 25th Reunion - Class of 1929" handwritten on back.
1938 June 12
Massachusetts - Lawrence Levinson and Ruth Elizabeth Wood of the Class of 1938 pose in costume as Class night speakers during Commencement weekend. "Massachusetts State College - College News Service - Amherst, Massachusetts" stamped on back.
1981 Oct. 17
Massachusetts - Alumni who played on the M.S.C. football team during the 1930s pose outside one of the campus buildings. Handwritten note on back reads: "Taube Day, Oct. 17, 1981 - Univ. of Mass, Amherst", probably in reference to Mel Taube, who coached the school football, basketball and baseball teams between 1931 and 1936. Handwritten note on back identifies the men: Back row: David P. ... more
Massachusetts - Varsity football captain George Robert Cobb of the Class of 1908 dashes across the field with the football during a game played near the Old Chapel. He later went on to become Professor of Horticulture at the Rhode Island College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts. "Cobb '08 with ball" written on front of photograph mount.
Massachusetts - Msgr. David J. Power receiving honorary doctor of humane letters degree at class of 1974 commmencement. He is seated in a wheelchair, wearing an academic gown, shaking hands with President Robert C. Wood in academic regalia. Two unidentified men are behind him holding his hood above his head about to put it on him.
Massachusetts - UMass President John W. Lederle (seated) and Dr. Lamar Soutter, Dean of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, examine a paper while at a desk strewn with other papers. The Medical School was established during President Lederle's term in office and Dr. Soutter, as its first Dean, selected the faculty to help shape the new School.