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Army YMCA (1919)

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Title:
Army YMCA (1919)
Description:
This photograph shows fourteen men and one woman in Paris in 1919. They all work for the Army YMCA. According to the back, Scheorder, Clarence E. Fleming (class of 1910), and Thomas H. Leonard (class of 1920) are in the first row. The last two men in the middle row are Dr. Frank N. Seerley and Ralph L. Cheney. Fleming died on July 28, 1952, and Leonard died on June 1, 1969. Seerley was an alumnus and faculty member of Springfield College, where he served as dean and taught animal mechanics, physiology, and hygiene. Cheney served as the head of Springfield College’s secretarial department from 1907 to 1924. Before taking this position, he worked as a YMCA secretary in Albany and Niagara Falls, New York.
Date:
1919
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
Armed Forces Collection b
Subjects:
International Young Men's Christian Association
World War, 1914-1918
Springfield College
Springfield College--Alumni and alumnae
Springfield College--Faculty
Seerley, Frank N.
Cheney, Ralph L.
YMCA
Paris (France)
Group portraits
War work
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Identifier:
rg104-02-b-02-22-009
SC18805