Officer Tom Moran chatting and smiling at unidentified man in an automobile.
Alexander "Red" Blasko, former Chief of the University police, shows off a cake while his wife Anna points at it during his retirement party. He served the campus beginning in the 1950s and until his retirement in the 1970s.
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.
Daniel M. Melley ('55), Director of Public Affairs, speaks to someone off-camera in his office. He also served as Vice Chancellor for University Relations and Developments, coached the 1964 G.E. College Bowl team, and after retirement was a member of the UMass Millennium Time Capsule Committee.
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
Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903
Formal head and shoulders cabinet card portrait of George Montague, an instructor in bookkeeping and Treasurer of Massachusetts Agricultural College from 1868 until his retirement in 1884. "Lovell, Amherst" printed on front. "Prof. Montague, presented by R. A. Cochran '82" written on back. "University of Massachusetts Archives" stamped on back.
1959 July 6
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