Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Candidates for Honorary Degrees

image number:

P0033475

description:

Not shown in this picture but also receiving a degree was Dr. Bertram Hopkins. Hopkins, president of Wabash College, Sturtevant, professor of linguistics at Yale University, and Ball, Muncie business executive and former IU trustee, all received honorary doctor of law degrees. Schaefer, founder and conductor emeritus of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, received an honorary doctor of music degree.

A similar image to this appears in the June 1940 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 7.

date taken:

1940 June 3

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 53

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

photographer studio:

Evans, Lloyd

donor image number:

2169

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

Sturtevant, E. H.

personal name:

Schaefer, Ferdinand

personal name:

Ball, George A.

personal name:

Bryan, William Lowe

location of individuals:

(l to r) President Herman B Wells, Dr. E. H. Sturtevant, Ferdinand Schaefer, George A. Ball, President Emeritus William Lowe Bryan

corporate name:

Wabash College

corporate name:

Yale University

corporate name:

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra

event name:

Commencement

topic:

College administrators

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Administration

folder:

Commencement