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

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

1963 Apr. 29

Alumni President Robert Gordon speaking at Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - Alumni President Robert Gordon speaks at a podium on stage at Charter Day convocation. On the left are Glenn Seaborg and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (Springfield Diocese). From a series of photos taken during the Charter Day convocation in the Women's Physical Education Building (now Totman Gymnasium) during the Centennial anniversary celebration.

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) 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) 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

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

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 stands beside the podium. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

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