Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903
Formal portrait of William Wheeler, Class of 1871. After graduation he worked as an engineer for various railroad companies before becoming Professor of Mathematics and Civil Engineering at the Imperial College of Agriculture in Sapporo, Japan (now Hokkaido University) where he also became Acting President then President. He later established the Wheeler Reflector Compa... more
Japan - Benjamin Smith Lyman, Munroe (first name unknown), William Wheeler, and Mrs. Wheeler seated in front of a large ginkgo tree at Benjamin Smith Lyman's house in Yedo, Japan.
Massachusetts - Members of the Class of 1871 gather in front of a campus building during a later reunion, possibly their 55th. Each wears a ribbon printed with "Pioneer 1871 M.A.C.". Handwriting on front identifies the men as Gideon Allen, Robert Lyman and Edgar Thompson in front; Albert King, William Wheeler, George Tucker, Edwin Smead and Jabez Fisher in back. "Class of 1871" written... more
1921 June 11
Thrasher (Amherst, Mass.)
Eleven of the twelve living members of the class are in the photo. They are all dressed in suits, and have a badge or ribbon on their jackets. Most of them are holding hats. The men are identified below the photo. "Front row- left to right- Robert W. Lyman of Northampton, W.D. Russell, New York City, William P. Birnie of Springfield, Gideon H. Allen of New Bedford. Rea... more