Massachusetts - Msgr. David J. Power receiving honorary doctor of humane letters degree at class of 1974 commmencement. He is seated in a wheelchair, wearing an academic gown, shaking hands with President Robert C. Wood in academic regalia. Two unidentified men are behind him holding his hood above his head about to put it on him.
1983 July 1
Massachusetts - Portrait of Schwartz, 3/4 length, 3/4 profile, smiling, arms folded, standing in front of Fine Arts Center. Copy of news release in folder dated February 7, 1983 indicates that Schwartz would become Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Fine Arts and join the faculty as an English professor effective July 1.
Massachusetts - Dwight W. Allen, Dean of the College of Education, holds a sign reading "Quality education or bust!" while standing in a hot-air balloon basket with its pilot. Several onlookers stand by and the Southwest dormitories can be seen in the background. This event was held during a School of Education Marathon. "Dean Allen, Public Higher Education" written on back.
Amherst (Mass.) - Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., UMass Amherst Professor of Physics, stands among a variety of laboratory equipment
Massachusetts - Dwight W. Allen, Dean of the College of Education, speaks into a microphone as he rests both elbows on a table, fingers entwined. His jacket is draped over the back of his chair and a soft drink bottle sits nearby. "Dwight Allen" handwritten on back.
Amherst (Mass.) - Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., Professor of Physics, poses in front of a painting or photograph of a giant radio telescope at dusk. "Maria Danziger" is signed beneath the bowl of the dish with another, more faint signature over the professor's left shoulder. "Dr. Joseph H. Taylor Jr." signed on back.
1974 Oct. 24
Amherst (Mass.) - Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr., Professor of Physics, stands at a classroom blackboard with periodicals lining the shelves of a bookcase. "Prof. Joseph Taylor - binary pulsar discovery, U.B., Oct. 24, 1974, page 7" written on back.