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Foreign Work Institute, 1913

Item Information

Title:
Foreign Work Institute, 1913
Description:
This photograph depicts the members of the Foreign Work Institute in 1913, believed to be a YMCA initiative to promote christian social work abroad. The picture is taken in front of the East Gymnasium entrance to Judd Gymnasium. The verso identifies the men pictured in the photograph as Colhm, Ruggle, Gleason, Hurrey, Exner, and Barber. It is believed that Edwin P. Ruggle, class of 1895, and Max J. Exner, class of 1892 of the International YMCA Training School, now Springfield College are pictured in the photograph.
Date:
1913
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
IMLS YMCA Historical Image Collection
Subjects:
Young Men's Christian Association of North America
Springfield College
Springfield College--Buildings
Springfield College--Alumni and alumnae
Judd Gymnasia
International Young Men's Christian Association
Exner, Max J.
Ruggles, Edwin P.
YMCA
Springfield (Mass.)
Group portraits
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
Extent:
12.5 x 17.75 cm.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Notes:
A caption on the verso reads, "Foreign Work Institute January 1913." The picture is torn from the bottom right corner to the middle of the print.
Identifier:
SC22828