81 results found for: subject:"Academic rites and ceremonies--Massachusetts--Amherst--Photographs"

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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

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

1962 Oct. 4

Dr. Frank L. Boyden speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Dr. Frank L. Boyden, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. John J. McCloy is visible sitting on the stage. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background. Stamped on reverse of photo: "News Service, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass."

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Dr. Frank L. Boyden, Prof. William H. Ross, and President John W. Lederle in front of Memorial Hall after the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Dr. Frank L. Boyden talks with Physics Prof. William H. Ross and President John W. Lederle after the Centennial Convocation. Ross received the first Distinguished Teacher of the Year award. Memorial Hall is visible in the background. Stamped on reverse of photo: "News Service, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass."

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Gov. John A. Volpe speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Massachusetts Governor John A. Vople speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. Smith College President Thomas Mendenhall is visible sitting on the stage. The University Chorale sitting on the east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background. Stamped on reverse of photo: "News Service, University of Massachuset... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Dr. Frank L. Boyden, Prof. William H. Ross, and President John W. Lederle in front of Memorial Hall after the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Dr. Frank L. Boyden talks with Physics Prof. William H. Ross and President John W. Lederle after the Centennial Convocation. Ross received the first Distinguished Teacher of the Year award. Memorial Hall is visible in the background. Stamped on reverse of photo: "News Service, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass."

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Thomas Mendenhall, and Calvin Plimpton on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell, Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall, and Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Seated crowd at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - View of the crowd during the Centennial Convocation from the Student Union looking east toward Hasbrouck Hall under construction. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the foreground.

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 east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Thomas Mendenhall, and Calvin Plimpton on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration: (L-R) John J. McCloy, Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall, and Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton. Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell is behind Mendenhall. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection