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".
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
Picture of Louis Martin Lyons, Extension Editor 1920; Supervisor of Correspondence Courses 1920. Class of 1918; Served on Board Of Trustees from 1964 until 1971. Died 1982
Professor Ray Ethan Torrey of the Botany Department sits at a classroom laboratory table while examining a plant. A microscope and several papers with pressed specimens sit on the table while a blackboard sports diagrams along with botanic terms including 'mesarch meristeles' and 'Ectophloic Siphonostele'.
Formal military portrait of William H. Armstrong. Alumni of Massachusetts Agricultural College, Class of 1899. Later became Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture and Superintendent of Grounds 1930; Assistant Professor of Mechanical Drawing. Inscribed on front: "Very respectfully Lieut. W.H. Armstrong F.Regt. U.S.A. Mac 99." Photographer's name embossed on moun... more
Candid picture of Ellsworth "Dutchy" Barnard, Instructor of English 1930-1934; Professor of English 1970-1973.