A backhoe and a truck stand on the construction site of the Goodell Library. A corner of the campus pond can be seen in the upper left background. "Bldg site, library & Thatcher Hall, cornerstone laying, 1933-34" written on back. Photograph donated by Everett Kosarick.
1976 Apr. 15
Massachusetts - Protesting student fee increase and campus police violence in front of the Whitmore Administration Building. Protest organized by the Radical Student Brigade, a precursor of the Radical Student Union. Photo taken by Campus Security.
1969 May 31
President John W. Lederle standing with some Honorary Degree Recipients at Graduation, May 31, 1969; all are dressed in academic regalia. Group portrait includes (l-r): Walter Cronkite, Governor Francis Sargent, Lederle, Senator Edward M. Kennedy and MIT president, Howard W. Johnson. (Back of photo incorrectly identifies man on right as David Riesman, sociologist; corr... more
Japan - Group portrait of W. E. B. Du Bois and Japanese professors outdoors in Tokyo , 1936. Caption: Murakamis; S. Kojima; Kozaba; K. Ohki; C.J. Tagashira; Furuta; M. Kasai; Murokami; Kosoki; Dr. Miyake, Imperial University; Matsuyama, M.P.; T. Miyakoda; F. Omura. When Dr. Du Bois made his trip around world on a fellowship of Carl Schurz Foundation.
Georgia - Group photograph of the sprint relay team and coaches standing in front of a building. Caption: Fort Valley's Aces -- Championship Sprint Relay Team. Record holders -- 1/2 mile relay time -- 1.32. Twice winners of Chicago-Tuskegee Club Trophy at Tuskegee Relays, 1929, 1930. Left to right: "Dick" Hare, Asst. Coach, New Hampshire; Jesse "Fox" Dillard; Arthur "Bob" Bostic; James "Lindberg" Fuller; James ... more
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.