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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

Richard Gettell 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 Richard Glenn Gettell (center), President of Mount Holyoke College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man (behind microphones) assists Woodside with the hood. Pres. John Lederle stands at right. Gettell received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The universit... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

President John W. Lederle speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: President John J. Lederle speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. Dr. Frank L. Boyden, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, sits at left and John J. McCloy sits beside him. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

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

Richard Gettell 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 Richard Glenn Gettell (center), President of Mount Holyoke College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man (right) assists Woodside with the hood. Gettell received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the backgr... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Pres. John Lederle greeting Mount Holyoke College Pres. Richard Gettell

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: President John J. Lederle probably greets Mount Holyoke College Pres. Richard Gettell, followed by an unidentified man in military uniform. Provost Gilbert Woodside stands at left. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

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

Unidentified man, Provost Gilbert Woodside, Prof. William Ross, and an unidentified man on the stage at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation. Physics professor William Ross was receiving the Distinguished Teacher of the Year award from Provost Woodside.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Hon. John J. McCloy, Chairman of the U.S. General Advisory Committee on Disarmament, speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background.

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.

University Photograph Collection