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1962 Oct. 4

Richard Gettell at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside (left) places an honorary hood on Richard Glenn Gettell (center), President of Mount Holyoke College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man (behind microphones) assists Woodside with the hood. Pres. John Lederle stands at right. Gettell received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The universit... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Calvin Plimpton, Thomas Mendenhall, and James T. Nicholson on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall, and James T. Nicholson. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day. Stamped on reverse of photo: "N... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Richard Gettell at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside (left) places an honorary hood on Richard Glenn Gettell (center), President of Mount Holyoke College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man (right) assists Woodside with the hood. Gettell received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the backgr... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Pres. John Lederle greeting Mount Holyoke College Pres. Richard Gettell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: President John J. Lederle probably greets Mount Holyoke College Pres. Richard Gettell, followed by an unidentified man in military uniform. Provost Gilbert Woodside stands at left. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Calvin Plimpton, and Thomas Mendenhall on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs next to Memorial Hall (Goodell Library is in the background) on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, and Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Thomas Mendenhall, and Calvin Plimpton on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell, Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall, and Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Administrators and local college presidents processing to the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation. Processional of administrators and those receiving honorary degrees includes (L-R): Frank L. Boyden, Chairman of Board of Trustees; Pres. John W. Lederle; James T. Nicholson, Centennial Chairman; John J. McCloy; Mount Holyoke Collegee Pres. Richard Gettell; unidentified man in glasses; Smith College Pres. Thomas Mendenhall; Provost Gilbe... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Prof. William H. Ross descends from stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside and Presidents Mendenhall and Gettell after the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Physics Prof. William H. Ross (right) descends from the stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside (foreground) and Smith College President Thomas Mendenhall (left) and Mount Holyoke College President Richard Gettell (center) after the Centennial Convocation. Ross received the first Distinguished Teacher of the Year award, which was presented ... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Calvin Plimpton, and Thomas Mendenhall on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs next to Memorial Hall (Goodell Library is in the background) on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, and Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Calvin Plimpton, and Richard Gettell on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration : (L-R) John J. McCloy, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, and Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell. McCloy, Gettell, and Plimpton received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection