Gallery view

1968

Walter Chesnut holding trumpet, while instructing student also playing trumpet

Walter looks to be in what appears to be in his office. He is looking at a student who is playing the trumpet while looking at sheet music. Walter has on a dark dress suit, white shirt and neck tie and is wearing a class ring on his right hand. There are several framed pictures in the background. University of Massachusetts stamped on front bottom right. Chesnut mis... more

University Photograph Collection

1969

Walter Chestnut, John Jenkins and Larry Van Weed with brass instruments

Portrait of members of the faculty brass trio, including Walter Chesnut standing, holding a trumpet; John Jenkins sitting, holding a French horn; and Larry Van Weed standing, holding a trombone. "U. of M. Dept. of Music Faculty Brass Trio" and "Walter Chesnut, Trumpet, John Jenkins, Horn, Larry Weed, Trombone" written on verso.

University Photograph Collection

1968

Walter Chesnut standing holding trumpet, with three trumpets in front of him

Walter is standing in a dark room behind 3 trumpets which are turned upside down standing on a table with a dark table cloth covering the table. Walter has a slight smile and he is wearing a dark suit, with a neck tie with square designs on it. His last name is misspelled as "Chestnut" on the back of image.

University Photograph Collection

1998

Walter Chesnut standing at UMass commencement playing a herald's trumpet

Walter is playing a herald's trumpet with flag draped over it. The flag has the UMass insignia on it, while Walter is wearing academic regalia and has eye glasses on. To Walter's right side shows two slightly blurry men wearing academic regalia as well.

University Photograph Collection

1978

Walter Chesnut standing in office, playing horn

Walter is wearing a eye glasses, dark suit, vest and a plaid bow tie. He is standing in an office with an exit sign on the wall behind him, along with two framed diploma/degrees and several other hangings. He is playing a long dark brown horn called a "Cornetto".

University Photograph Collection

1968 Sept. 12

Walter Chesnut playing trumpet, in front of a woman playing trumpet

Walter is wearing a dark suit and standing in front of what looks to be a class but the image only shows a slightly blurred back side of a woman, also playing the trumpet. On the front of image, a date is typed 9-12-68 and University of Massachusetts is stamped. Walter's last name is misspelled as "Chestnut" in pencil on the back. This image is identical to murg120_2-... more

University Photograph Collection