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1947 June 9

Graduates pose outside after commencement exercises

Massachusetts - Newly graduated members of the Class of 1947 pose outside. Yoshiro Befu (Class of 1946, middle) was there to receive his Bachelor of Landscape Architecture. To his left are Irene M. Kavanaugh and Taylor A. Steeves. Ms. Kavanaugh joined the University's campus library in 1957 and went on to become Head of Cataloging, while Mr. Steeves became a well-known author of several publications o... more

University Photograph Collection

1947 June 9

Mark Gordon and Yoshiro Befu pose after graduation ceremonies

Massachusetts - Mark Harold Gordon (Class of 1940) and Yoshiro Befu (Class of 1946) pose together after graduation ceremonies. "Left to right - Mark H. Gordon, B.S. 1938 or 39 [sic] - B.L.A. in 1947, Yoshiro Befu, B.S. 1946, B.L.A. 1947. Mr. Befu rec'd first BLA from U of M" and "Commencement 1947" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection