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1933 June

Joseph B. Ely addresses graduates and spectators during commencement

Massachusetts - Massachusetts Governor Joseph Buell Ely delivers his Commencement address to a crowd in the campus Rhododendron Garden. "Commencement - 1933 MSC - Gov. Ely" written on back along with "Jan Munson".

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 June

Graduates receive their diplomas during commencement ceremonies

Massachusetts - President Hugh P. Baker, Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely, Trustee and Treasurer Fred C. Kenney and Dean William Machmer, all with their backs to the camera, greet and hand out diplomas to graduating seniors. "Commencement - 1933 M.S.C. - Prexy, Gov. Ely, Mr. Kenney, Dean Machmer" handwritten on back. "Janice Munson" also written on back. She was a member of the Cla... more

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Charles Patterson, Joseph Chamberlain and Joseph Ely leading commencement parade

Massachusetts - Professors Charles H. Patterson and Joseph S. Chamberlain, along with Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely in top hat, lead the Class of 1933 past Fernald Hall during their commencement parade. "Commencement - 1933 - Profs Patterson & Chamberlain heading academic parade from Fernald Hall to Rhododendron Garden" written on back along with "Janice Munson". She was a membe... more

University Photograph Collection

1933 June

Hugh P. Baker, Joseph B. Ely and Fred J. Sievers during commencement ceremonies

Massachusetts - President Hugh P. Baker, Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely (in top hat) and Director Fred J. Sievers (behind Gov. Ely) wait with a priest before the start of a commencement parade. Stockbridge Hall can be seen in the background. "Commencement - 1933 - Prexy Baker, Gov. Ely, Dir. Sievers, Rev. Father at head of [illegible] parade" handwritten on back. "Janice Munson" also wr... more

University Photograph Collection

1933 Oct. 9

Inaugural procession for Hugh Potter Baker

Colonel Charles A. Romeyn and Dean William L. Machmer walk in front of military aides bearing the colors of the state of Massachusetts and of the United States during the inaugural procession for Hugh Potter Baker, eleventh president of Massachusetts State College. Dr. Baker and Massachusetts Governor Joseph B. Ely walk directly behind. Photograph donated by Everett Kosarick.

University Photograph Collection