81 results found for: subject:"Academic rites and ceremonies--Massachusetts--Amherst--Photographs"

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1962 Oct. 4

Seated crowd at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - View of the crowd during the Centennial Convocation from the Student Union looking east toward Hasbrouck Hall under construction. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the foreground.

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

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

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

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

1963 Apr. 29

President John W. Lederle, Governor Endicott Peabody, Senator Edward Kennedy, and James T. Nicholson standing at Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (L-R) President John W. Lederle, Governor Endicott Peabody, Senator Edward Kennedy, James T. Nicholson standing on stage at Charter Day convocation. 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

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, and George Meany outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), and George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

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

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: Gordon Oakes, Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honoree Gordon Oakes (student body president of 1963), Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (Springfield Diocese) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: Gordon Oakes, Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honoree Gordon Oakes (student body president of 1963), Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (Springfield Diocese) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection