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1962 Oct. 4

Calvin Plimpton at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside (left) speaks to Calvin Hastings Plimpton (right), President of Amherst College, after placing an honorary hood on him during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man assists Woodside with the hood. Plimpton received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in ... 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 (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

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle shakes Avila's hand. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

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

Unidentified man, Provost Gilbert Woodside, Prof. William Ross, and an unidentified man on the stage at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation. Physics professor William Ross was receiving the Distinguished Teacher of the Year award from Provost Woodside.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Thomas C. Mendenhall at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside places an honorary hood on Thomas C. Mendenhall, President of Smith College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man assists Woodside with the hood. Mendenhall received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The university chorale is in the background sitting on the east balcony of the Student Union.

University Photograph Collection

1956

Gilbert L. Woodside

Gilbert Woodside sitting at desk with an open book. Shelves of biology books behind him, maybe his office.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Calvin Plimpton at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside (left) speaks to Calvin Hastings Plimpton (right), President of Amherst College, after placing an honorary hood on him during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man assists Woodside with the hood. Plimpton received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in ... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Calvin Plimpton 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 Calvin Hastings Plimpton (center), President of Amherst College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man (right) assists Woodside with the hood. Plimpton received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the backgrou... more

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Glenn Seaborg at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission) as Seaborg receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle is hidden behind the podium. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection