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title:

Willis Porter receives an honorary degree from King Phumiphon of Thailand

image number:

P0033241

description:

A July 19, 1967 I.U. News Bureau release that accompanies this image reads, in part: "...Porter...receives an honorary degree from the hands of King Phumiphon of Thailand. At right is Queen Sirikit. At the recent ceremonies in Bangkok, the I.U. Professor became only the fourth American so honored."

This image appears in July 21, 1967 issue of The Indiana Daily Student.

date taken:

1967 July 13

photographer studio:

News Bureau, IU

accession number:

99/075

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Porter, Willis Putnam

personal name:

Adulyadej, Bhumibol

personal name:

Adunyadet, Phumiphon

personal name:

Rama IX

personal name:

Kitiyakara, Mom Rajawongse Sirikit

location of individuals:

(L to R) Willis Putnam Porter, King Bhumibol Adulyadej (a.k.a. Phumiphon Adunyadet or Rama IX), and Queen Mom Rajawongse Sirikit Kitiyakara.

corporate name:

Education, School of

corporate name:

Chulalongkorn University

event name:

Commencement

state:

Thailand

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Porter, Willis