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) 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

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle shakes Avila's hand. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, George Meany, Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO), Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Richard Gettell, Calvin Plimpton, Thomas Mendenhall, and James T. Nicholson 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, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, Smith College president Thomas Mendenhall, and James T. Nicholson. McCloy, Gettell, Plimpton, and Mendenhall received honorary degrees that day. Stamped on reverse of photo: "N... 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, 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

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

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

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, George Meany, Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO), Governor Endicott Peabody, and President John W. Lederle outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

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