Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Senior Tree planting ceremony

image number:

P0025132

description:

The Senior Tree Planting Ceremony took place at 1:30 on Saturday May 24, 1952 in front of the Education Building (today (2016) known as the Simon Music Library). Ned Helmuth, President of the senior class presented the tree as a gift to IU, and IU President Herman B Wells accepted the tree. The tree had already been planted at an earlier date.

date taken:

1952 May 24

film code:

Eastman Safety Film

photographer studio:

Arbutus

donor image number:

A-36-53.5w

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

Rich, Claude Taylor

personal name:

Helmuth, Ned

location of individuals:

Herman B Wells in dark suit fourth from right and Claude Taylor Rich is third from right.

Ned Helmuth is probably the person

corporate name:

Class of 1952

topic:

Gifts

topic:

Trees

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups