1961 Oct. 25
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963
Amherst (Mass.) - Lecture at War Memorial Lecture, introduced by William C. O'Donnell, marking the first contribution of WFCR to the Eastern Educational Radio Network. Originally broadcast over WMUA. Includes readings from his poetry, thoughts on the nation and youth.
Amherst (Mass.) - Speaker with a bullhorn standing near Whitmore Hall, crowd and Herter Hall in background. From a series of images documenting student activism at UMass Amherst in the mid-1980s, including protests against CIA recruitment on campus and the student occupation of Munson Hall and against US intervention in Central America. The photos were taken by either Charles F. Carroll, Byrne G... more
2008 Mar. 12
Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "UMass racial assault (AP)." The series depicts a rally on the UMass campus by students and staff (per attached metadata) "in support of Jason Vassell, a 23-year-old African-American UMass student who supporters say has been excessively charged following a Feb. 3 on-campus fight, in Amherst, Mass. Wednesday, March 12, 2008. Vassell faces a h... more
2015 Aug. 14
Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Sanne Kure-Jensen, organic farmer from Rhode Island and participant in organic land care program. Has worked as a organic farmer, gardener, and landscape designer; memories of going to Organic Land Care Program in Connecticut, later getting invited to be a reviewer (00:05:25); involvements in local arboretum, local land trusts, and other activities, wo... more
Amherst (Mass.) - Buildings and Grounds
2010 Feb. 16
Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs labeled "Sheffield House," associated metadata: U.S. Representative Barney Frank, (D-Mass.) discusses his 30-year political career before signing books at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Mass. Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010. With him was author Stuart Weisberg, who wrote a biography of the congressman entitled, "Barney Frank: The Story o... more
1991 July 30
Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of images of the groundbreaking ceremony for the Silvio O. Conte Center for Polymer Research.
2014 Apr. 7
Goodwin, Steve (Steven D.)
Amherst (Mass.) - Oral history interview with Steve Goodwin, zoologist at UMass Amherst and associate dean of the College of Natural Sciences; arrived at UMass in 1986 as faculty member in microbiology; faculty and student recruitment at UMass.