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Commencement ceremonies in Physical Education building

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Title:
Commencement ceremonies in Physical Education building
Description:
Graduating seniors and spectators, as well as members of the faculty, listen to a speaker at the podium during commencement exercises being held in the Physical Education building, perhaps in 1938. A man in an academic robe stands to the speaker's right while another man, also in academic garb, stands nearby while holding a doctoral degree hood. President Hugh Potter Baker watches from beside a table at the far end of the platform.
Date:
[ca. 1938]
Format:
Photographs
Prints
Genre:
Gelatin silver prints
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Collection (local):
University Photograph Collection
Series:
Record Group 130. Students and Alumni by Class
Subjects:
Commencement exercises
Students
Alumni and alumnae
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Massachusetts State College
Places:
MassachusettsHampshire (county)Amherst
Extent:
1 photograph ; 19 x 24 cm.
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Identifier:
murg130-i0007947