Informal portrait of Charles Frederic Fraker Jr., who began as Assistant Professor of Modern Languages in 1931 and eventually became Chairman of the Department in 1948. He went on to join the faculty of the University of Michigan (1965-1992), where he served in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. He was a known scholar and publisher in the field of Spanish medieval literature. "Dr. Charles F. Fraker, Ass't Prof Mod. Languages" handwritten on back. "Please Return Photo to Massachusetts State College, College News Service, Amherst, Massachusetts' stamped on back.