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

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1962 Oct. 4

Administrators and local college presidents processing to the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation. Processional of administrators and those receiving honorary degrees includes (L-R): Frank L. Boyden, Chairman of Board of Trustees; Pres. John W. Lederle; James T. Nicholson, Centennial Chairman; John J. McCloy; Mount Holyoke Collegee Pres. Richard Gettell; unidentified man in glasses; Smith College Pres. Thomas Mendenhall; Provost Gilbe... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Prof. William H. Ross descends from stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside and Presidents Mendenhall and Gettell after the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Physics Prof. William H. Ross (right) descends from the stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside (foreground) and Smith College President Thomas Mendenhall (left) and Mount Holyoke College President Richard Gettell (center) after the Centennial Convocation. Ross received the first Distinguished Teacher of the Year award, which was presented ... more

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. President John W. Lederle is visible sitting on the stage at left and Provost Gilbert Woodside is at center. 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

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

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

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Calvin Plimpton, and Richard Gettell 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, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, and Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell. McCloy, Gettell, and Plimpton received honorary degrees that day.

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... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Provost Gilbert Woodside speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. John J. McCloy sits behind Woodside. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Administrators and local college presidents processing to the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation. Processional of administrators and those receiving honorary degrees includes (L-R): Frank L. Boyden, Chairman of Board of Trustees; Pres. John W. Lederle; James T. Nicholson, Centennial Chairman; John J. McCloy; Mount Holyoke Collegee Pres. Richard Gettell; unidentified man in glasses; Smith College Pres. Thomas Mendenhall; Provost Gilbe... 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

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