A letter accompanying the photo from Joseph Hill at University of Vermont and State Agricultural College Burlington, Vermont, dated January 12, 1933 to Mr. F.P. Rand, Massachusetts State College, Amherst, Massachusetts - describes aspects of the photo, i.e. the canes that most are holding and who is still alive at the time the letter was written. The following names are written on the f... more
From the 1916 reunion of the class of 1897. From l. to r.: George Barnes, Dean Mills, Erford Poole (class of 1896), and Joe Hills (class of 1881). They are standing in front of Draper Hall.
On the South side, windows in Christian Association room. Group portrait. J.L. Hills '81 provided the description included with the photo. Most of the men are wearing uniforms, a few are holding rifles that have bayonets on them. Mr. Hills note identifies each man and describes the two types of uniforms and hats worn in the photo, as well as explaining the canes that some of t... more
Group portrait of ten men and eight women sitting on a blanket. A few of them are holding musical instruments such as a bugle and a fiddle or violin. A bicycle with a very large front tire is leaning against the building behind the group. There are names written on the bottom of the frame, some are legible, many are not. Some of the women's names are Ana (?) Stebbins, Sue Cutler, Jessi... more
Group portrait. Long note with photo states that in 1944 J.L. Hills '81 identified and listed all the members in photo, their fraternal affiliation and who actually graduated as well as what their occupations were after college.