Gallery view

1895

Sheldon Studio (Northampton, Mass.)

William P. Brooks

Formal head and shoulders portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906). "Sheldon - opp. Memorial Hall, Northampton, Mass." printed on front. "William P. Brooks, Prof. of Agr. M.A.C. 1895" and "Class of 1875" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1963

Draper, Henry

William P. Brooks homestead

Front view of the homestead and birthplace of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) in Scituate (now Norwell), Massachusetts. It is believed that this homestead was built in or about 1723 by Nathaniel Brooks II. Nathaniel VI was the father of President Brooks. Note the two Japanese maples planted in front of the house.

University Photograph Collection

1963

Draper, Henry

William P. Brooks homestead fireplace

View of a kitchen fireplace in the homestead and birthplace of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) in Scituate (now Norwell), Massachusetts. It is believed that this homestead was built in or about 1723 by Nathaniel Brooks II. Nathaniel VI was the father of President Brooks. Note the hearth oven to the right.

University Photograph Collection

1929

William P. Brooks

Formal head and shoulders portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) in his later years. "Dr. Wm. P. Brooks, 1929" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1919

William P. Brooks

Portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) pinned to a corkboard and photographed. "Dr. Wm P. Brooks of Amherst - 1875" and "William P. Brooks" handwritten on back. "Dec 7 1938" stamped on back. Mr. Brooks passed away in March 1938.

University Photograph Collection

1934

William P. Brooks standing among pines

An elder William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) standing outdoors next to a large pine tree. Typewritten note on front reads: "Dr. William P. Brooks, standing among the Scotch Pines he helped plant in 1874". "Dr. Wm P. Brooks, 1934" and "Wm. W. Chilson" handwritten on back. "Massachusetts State College, College News Service, Amherst, Massachusetts" a... more

University Photograph Collection

1900

William P. Brooks

Formal head and shoulders portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906). Oval photograph on cardboard mount. "Wm P. Brooks" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1929

William P. Brooks

Formal head and shoulders portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) in his later years. "Dr. Wm. P. Brooks, 1929" handwritten on back. "University of Massachusetts Archives" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1875

Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903

William P. Brooks

Formal head and shoulders portrait of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) as a college graduate. "Wm P. Brooks, S. Scituate, Mass." and "1875" handwritten on back. "J. L. Lovell, Amherst, Mass." printed on back.

University Photograph Collection

1963

Draper, Henry

William P. Brooks homestead fireplace

View of a fireplace in the homestead and birthplace of William Penn Brooks (President, Mass. Agricultural College, 1905-1906) in Scituate (now Norwell), Massachusetts. It is believed that this homestead was built in or about 1723 by Nathaniel Brooks II. Nathaniel VI was the father of President Brooks.

University Photograph Collection