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1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, George Meany, Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO), Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle shakes Avila's hand. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, and George Meany outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), and George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila, and Glenn Seaborg during the Charter Day processional

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (back to camera) inside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the processional of the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle stands beside the podium. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, and George Meany outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), and George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila, and Glenn Seaborg during the Charter Day processional

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), and Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission) inside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the processional of the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, George Meany, Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO), Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle shakes Avila's hand. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection