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.
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 - 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".
Girard Photo Co. (Springfield, MA.)
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.
Barnes, Lincoln Wade
Amherst (Mass.) - Archway reads "Massachusetts 1931."
1945 May 26
Massachusetts - Elliot Robert "Rube" Allan and Lucille Olive Chaput (both Class of 1945) pose in the traditional garb of Hatchet and Pipe orators on Class Day during Commencement weekend. "Elliot Allan and Lucille Chaput. Class day speakers 1945. - gift of Ismarie Jones '44" handwritten on back.
Massachusetts - President Hugh P. Baker (left) stands with four unidentified men, all in academic gowns, in front of Memorial Hall in between commencement activities.