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1948 June 7

Harlan Page Kelsey and Robert Fiske Bradford stand outside in commencement robes

Massachusetts - Harlan Page Kelsey (left), a prominent landscape architect and recipient of a Honorary Degree, and Massachusetts Governor Robert Fiske Bradford stand outside Curry Hicks Cage in academic robes before or after Commencement exercises. "News Service, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass." stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1947 June 9

Honorary degree recipients posing after commencement exercises

Massachusetts - Recipients of honorary degrees at the 77th annual Commencement pose after the ceremonies. From left: Francis A. Bartlett ('05, Agriculture), Minnie Ryan Dwight (Human Letters), Governor Robert F. Bradford, President Hugh P. Baker (Laws), Sidney B. Haskell ('04, Science) and Thornton Clark, who received the diploma and hood for his father, Frank S. Clark (1887) who was g... more

University Photograph Collection

1948 June 7

Robert Fiske Bradford awards a degree to a graduate

Massachusetts - Governor Robert Fiske Bradford shakes hands with a newly graduated member of the Class of 1948 as he presents the man's degree during Commencement exercises in the Curry Hicks Cage. An unidentified man looks on.

University Photograph Collection