Gallery view

1917 Oct.

Class of 1871 members gather after 46 years

Members of the first class of the Massachusetts Agricultural College gather on the steps of a house 46 years later. Handwritten note on back identifies the men. From left, front row: Jabez Fisher, Willard Ware, Robert Lyman, Gideon Allen, Edwin Smead. From left, middle row: Lilley Caswell, George Woolson, Homer Cowles, William Russell, Edgar Thompson, George Leonard... more

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

Samuel H. Richmond

Formal portrait of Samuel Howard Richmond, Class of 1871. He went on to work at various times as a civil engineer, bookkeeper, farmer, teacher and also studied medicine for a year. Eventually he settled in Florida as a farmer and a surveyor for the Florida East Coast Railway. In 1896, he erected a balloon frame residence in Cutler, Florida which in 1913 became part of t... more

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