Gallery view

1980

Nelson Major at work

Nelson P. Major of the University barbershop works at trimming a customer's hair. Mr. Major was the third generation in a family of barbers and began working at Massachusetts State College in 1933, continuing until his retirement in 1984. "Nelson Major, UMass barber" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1933

Faculty and staff members seated at a banquet

Group portrait of over 85 faculty and staff mostly seated at a banquet. "Banquet to members of the staff who had served the college 25 years or more, May 20. 1933" written on verso. .

University Photograph Collection

1963

Royal K. Tanner

Master Sgt. Royal K. "Roy" Tanner standing in front of a building in full military uniform. A member of the Class of 1936, after retiring from the Army he worked at Massachusetts State College as a military property clerk. "Roy Tanner, Return to G. Souli, M.S.C., Amherst, Mass." handwritten on back. Partial handwritten note mentions "Sergeants" and "Cronk", the latter r... more

University Photograph Collection

1959 July 6

Sheahan, Jack

Nelson Major at work

Nelson P. Major of the University barbershop works at trimming a customer's hair. A typewritten note accompanying the photograph reads: "Nelson Major (third generation of barbers; came to University of Massachusetts at age of 19 in 1933) shown in Scalp Shop of Student Union giving a haircut to Harding Stuart [sic], graduate student from Greenfield." "Jul. 6, 1959" and ... more

University Photograph Collection

1943

Royal K. Tanner

Master Sgt. Royal K. "Roy" Tanner stands in front of a building in full military uniform. A member of the Class of 1936, after retiring from the Army he worked at Massachusetts State College as a military property clerk. "Serg. Tanner" handwritten on back. "Massachusetts State College, College News Service, Amherst, Massachusetts" stamped on back.

University Photograph Collection

1935

Campus police officer Tom Moran showing a violation to a student in their car

"Campus policeman Tom Moran tells a student wearing the freshman beanie, behind the wheel of a convertible top automobile that, "speeding doesn't go" on the MAC campus." (From description on back of photo.)

University Photograph Collection

1980

Nelson Major at work

Nelson P. Major of the University barbershop works at trimming a customer's hair. Mr. Major was the third generation in a family of barbers and began working at Massachusetts State College in 1933, continuing until his retirement in 1984. "Nelson Major, UMASS barber in the C.C. since '33" handwritten on back.

University Photograph Collection

1935

Campus police officer Tom Moran at a desk writing

"Officer Tom Moran checks a registration number in the office of the Massachusetts State College registry of motor vehicles". (From the description on the back of the photo.)

University Photograph Collection