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Thumbnail of Hugh P. Baker and his wife Richarde

1938

Hugh P. Baker and his wife Richarde

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1932-1946) conversing with his wife, Richarde Sahla Baker, as both stand next to an upholstered chair. Mrs. Baker is in formal dress with a corsage and holding a bouquet of flowers.

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Thumbnail of Donald G. Wood with sousaphone at football field

1941

Donald G. Wood with sousaphone at football field

Massachusetts - Donald Guilford Wood of the Class of 1942 glances over his shoulder while carrying a sousaphone as the Massachusetts State College marching band makes its way through the bleachers at Athletic Field. "Don Wood '43, Mass State" and "1941" written on back.

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Thumbnail of Unidentified woman draping a dress mannequin

1935

Unidentified woman draping a dress mannequin

An unidentified young woman works at draping a dress mannequin. "Dress making" and "Studying clothing design by doing" handwritten on back.

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Thumbnail of Joanne Freelander and Shirley Chaves pose outdoors

1946

Joanne Freelander and Shirley Chaves pose outdoors

Joanne Ruth Freelander and Shirley Annette Chaves of the Class of 1946 laughingly pose outdoors next to a wooden pole. Joanne went on to earn her Masters at Massachusetts State College in 1947. "Ruth Feldsteiner [sic] - Shirley - Spring '46" handwritten on back.

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Thumbnail of Charles P. Alexander holding an open book

1979 Feb.

Charles P. Alexander holding an open book

Charles P. Alexander, retired Professor and Head of the Entomology Department, leafs through a book he is holding. In the background are bookshelves with a number of books and periodicals. "Charles P. Alexander" handwritten on back.

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Thumbnail of Hugh P. Baker awarding Spellman Degree for War Service

1944

Hugh P. Baker awarding Spellman Degree for War Service

Hugh P. Baker (President, Mass. State College, 1933-1947)indoors in academic cap and gown and shaking hands with an unidentified man in military uniform after presenting the Spellman Degree for War Service. "Pres. Baker & Awards - Spellman degree -- for War Service through academic courses incomplete 1944" handwritten on back.

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Thumbnail of Frank B. Stratton

1934

Frank B. Stratton

Formal portrait of Frank B. Stratton, the first music instructor at Massachusetts State College. "M.S.C. Collection, Massachusetts State College, College News Service, Amherst, Massachusetts" stamped on back.

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Thumbnail of Harvey L. Sweetman in academic robes

1935

Harvey L. Sweetman in academic robes

Harvey Leroy Sweetman, (Professor of Entomology and Plant Pathology, stands outside while wearing academic robes. "Professor Harvey Sweetman" handwritten on back.

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Thumbnail of Class members at campus rope pull

1944

Class members at campus rope pull

Class members participate in the traditional campus rope pull. Photo provided by Joseph Bornstein (Class of 1944), who left the University briefly to fight in the war then returned to graduate in 1947.

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Thumbnail of Faculty members posing on stairs

1933

Faculty members posing on stairs

Group portrait of the Faculty standing on stairs. "Members of the staff who had served the college 25 years or more, May 20. 1933" written on verso. Faculty include, from left to right: Standing on ground: Mackimmie, Lindsey, Brooks, Stone; 1st step: Osmun, Smith, Haskins; 2nd step: Holland, Gaskill, Shaw, Gordon; Back row: Jewett, Kenney, Foord, Sears, Waugh, Ostrander... more

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