Gallery view

1945

Hugh P. Baker in his office desk and speaking with student

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) sitting at his desk in his South College office and examining a card in his hand while a female student looks on. Portraits of previous presidents can be seen on the wall in the background. "Massachusetts State College, College New Service, Amherst, Massachusetts" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1947

Hugh P. Baker at groundbreaking ceremony for Skinner Hall

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) with a group of men standing next to a large construction machine during the groundbreaking ceremony for Skinner Hall. "Spring 1947, Breaking ground for the new Home Ec. building" and "l-r. Treas. Hawley, Sec. Burke, Pres. Baker" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1934 Nov. 3

Cornerstone ceremony for Goodell Library and Thatcher Hall

Massachusetts - President Hugh Potter Baker, Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely and former President Kenyon L. Butterfield gather with members of the Board of Trustees, among others, during the laying of the cornerstones for Goodell Library and Thatcher Hall. Photograph donated by Everett Kosarick.

University Photograph Collection

1933 Oct. 6

Kinsman Studio, (Amherst, Mass.)

Hugh P. Baker inaugural procession

Trustees walking at the inauguration of Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947). "Inauguration of H.P. Baker, October 6, 1933" and "Trustees" written on top. "F. C. Kenney, R. D. Hawley, P.F. Whitmore, L. E. Briggs" written on bottom of photograph front. "Kinsman" written in lower right corner. "M.S.C. Collection" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1947 June

Hugh P. Baker working at his office desk

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) sitting at his desk in his South College office, holding fountain pen to paper while wearing a pair of pince-nez and a bow tie.

University Photograph Collection

1945

Hugh P. Baker at his office desk and speaking with student

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) sitting at his desk in his South College office and holding a card while speaking with a female student. "Massachusetts State College, College New Service, Amherst, Massachusetts" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1939 June

Waugh, F. A. (Frank Albert), 1869-1943

Hugh P. Baker

Portrait of Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) sitting sideways and leaning slightly forward with his folded arms on a table. "President Baker, June 1939, by Waugh" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1944

Hugh P. Baker with unidentified men in academic gowns on commencement weekend

Massachusetts - President Hugh P. Baker (left) stands with four unidentified men, all in academic gowns, in front of Memorial Hall in between commencement activities.

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

1933 Oct. 6

Kinsman Studio, (Amherst, Mass.)

Hugh P. Baker, J.B. Ely and Payson Smith during Baker's inauguration

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947) standing outside in academic cap and gown during his inauguration. "Inaguration of H.P. Baker, Oct. 6, 1933" written at top and "Gov. J.B. Ely, H.P. Baker, Payson Smith" written at bottom of photograph front. "Kinsman" can faintly be seen in the bottom right corner. "M.S.C. Collection" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection