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Dinner event at the International Center

Item Information

Title:
Dinner event at the International Center
Description:
A photograph of an International Center at Springfield College event. A group of people are gathered around a table filled with many dishes. Some people appear dressed in traditional attire. Dr. Ted Kidess is recognized at the left, wearing a plaid blazer.
Date:
[1960?–1979?]
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
International Center https://cdm16122.contentdm.oclc.org/digital/collection/p15370coll2/id/20924 e
Subjects:
Springfield College
Springfield College--International
Kidess, Attallah A.
International Students
Dining tables
Dinner Parties
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
Link to Item:
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Notes:
Dr. Attallah Alexander “Ted” Kidess earned his BS in pre-medicine from Queens College in Oxford, England (1933), his MA in physical education from Springfield College (1935), and his doctorate from Springfield College (1958). From 1935 to 1947, he served as director of health, physical education, recreation and athletics at the Jerusalem YMCA. Kidess returned in 1948 as a faculty member to Springfield College, where he dedicated himself to international education. He served the college in a variety of capacities, perhaps most notably as the founder and director of the Doggett International Center, until his retirement in 1978. Other photographs of the same event can be found under the name: international-center-folder05-picture07 and international-center-folder05-picture08
Identifier:
rg105-01-e-01-02-004
international-center-folder05-picture04