Gallery view

1938 June 12

Lawrence Levinson and Ruth E. Wood in costume

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.

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Joseph B. Ely addresses graduates and spectators during commencement

Massachusetts - Massachusetts Governor Joseph Buell Ely delivers his Commencement address to a crowd in the campus Rhododendron Garden. "Commencement - 1933 MSC - Gov. Ely" written on back along with "Jan Munson".

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Girard Photo Co. (Springfield, MA.)

Graduates parading through campus

Massachusetts - Graduates, some carrying canes, parade past a row of automobiles on campus during commencement exercises near or in the Rhododendron Gardens and its Japanese lanterns. "Class Day" written on back. "Mt. Tom Photo Contest, Holyoke, Mass. - Girard Photo Co., Official Photographers, Springfield, Mass." stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1943

Hugh Potter Baker conferring a degree to a student

Massachusetts - President Hugh Potter Baker, left, hands a diploma to a graduating senior during commencement exercises for the Class of 1943.

University Photograph Collection

1938

Commencement ceremonies in Physical Education building

Massachusetts - Graduating seniors and spectators, as well as members of the faculty, listen to a speaker at the podium during commencement exercises being held in the Physical Education building, perhaps in 1938. A man in an academic robe stands to the speaker's right while another man, also in academic garb, stands nearby while holding a doctoral degree hood. President Hugh Potter Baker watches fr... more

University Photograph Collection

1941 June

Commencement ceremony in the Physical Education building

Massachusetts - Graduating seniors of the Class of 1941 listen to a speaker standing at a podium during their commencement ceremony held in the Physical Education building. Spectators sit to one side of the graduates and on the second story walk above.

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Oleson, Grunow Otto

Graduates gathering at Goessmann Laboratory

Massachusetts - Graduates of the Class of 1933, as well as spectators, make their way towards the side of Goessman Laboratory for Class Day exercises. Draper Hall can be seen in the background. "Class Day 1933" handwritten on back. "Photo by Oleson M.A.C." stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1939 June

Commencement parade

Massachusetts - Graduating members of the Class of 1939 walk across campus during commencement exercises. The two men in front both hold short staffs and scrolls. "June 1939 Commencement" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1937

Addressing college graduates in the rhododendron garden

Massachusetts - An unidentified man in academic robes addresses several graduates as well as spectators during commencement exercises in the campus Rhododendron Garden. "[1947]" written on back but this exact photograph appears in the 1938 Index Yearbook.

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Graduates receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies

Massachusetts - President Hugh P. Baker, Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely, Trustee and Treasurer Fred C. Kenney and Dean William Machmer, all with their backs to the camera, greet and hand out diplomas to graduating seniors. "Commencement - 1933 M.S.C. - Prexy, Gov. Ely, Mr. Kenney, Dean Machmer" handwritten on back. "Janice Munson" also written on back. She was a member of the Cla... more

University Photograph Collection