Gallery view

1953

Adlai Stevenson and William Manchester standing outdoors

U.S. Presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson II and author William Raymond Manchester Jr. (Class of 1946) pose together. "Bill Manchester & Adlai Stevenson in Malabar Backwaters, south of Cochin, China, May 1953" written on back.

University Photograph Collection

1943

Theta Chi fraternity brothers standing outside

Members of the Theta Chi fraternity gather outside. Label on back has handwritten note: "Bill Manchester & friends'. William Raymond Manchester, of the Class of 1946, is second from right with a white scarf and went on to become a famous author. Photo provided by Joseph Bornstein (Class of 1944), who left the University briefly to fight in the war then returned to graduate in 1947.

University Photograph Collection

1953

William Raymond Manchester Jr.

Formal portrait of William Raymond Manchester Jr. (Class of 1946), who fought in the Pacific Ocean theater during World War II before earning his B.A from Massachusetts State College. Eventually he went on to become a famous author, historian and biographer. "News Service, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass." stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection